How can we get America back on course?

By returning to the timeless principles and practical wisdom that have been the source of America's monumental success.

By knowing and believing in ten core principles that define us as a nation and inspire us as a people—liberty and equality, natural rights and the consent of the governed, private property and religious freedom, the rule of law and constitutionalism, all culminating in self-government at home and independence in the world.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Matthew Spalding

The Heritage Foundation

Matthew Spalding is the director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for American Studies at The Heritage Foundation, where he also is the project leader of the First Principles Initiative. An expert on political history and constitutionalism, he is the author or editor of several books. Read Full Bio.

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