Jon Miltimore

About Jon Miltimore

Jon Miltimore is the Senior Editor of Intellectual Takeout. He is the former Senior Editor of The History Channel Magazine and a former Managing Editor at Scout Media.

Jacques Barzun: Ten Brilliant Observations on Man and Culture

By |2019-03-01T13:03:55-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Books, Culture, History, Jacques Barzun|

Jacques Barzun (1907-2012) was one of the preeminent historians of the twentieth century. Valedictorian of the 1930 class at Columbia, where he also received his Ph.D., Barzun wrote extensively on culture and education while serving in professorial and leadership roles at Cambridge and Columbia. His magnum opus, From Dawn to Decadence (2000), which traces the history [...]

In the Beginning Was the… Music?

By |2019-05-16T13:39:38-05:00July 21st, 2018|Categories: Existence of God, Mathematics, Nature, Science|

Michio Kaku has made a name for himself as a world-leading theoretical physicist unafraid to speak his mind. Dr. Kaku, the Henry Semat Chair and Professorship in theoretical physics at the City College of New York, has published more than 70 articles in physics journals on topics such as supersymmetry, superstring theory, supergravity, and [...]

Thomas Jefferson’s Guide to Fiction

By |2018-11-30T14:07:33-05:00July 19th, 2016|Categories: Books, Fiction, Thomas Jefferson|

Thomas Jefferson was one of the architects of the American political system. He was the primary author of the Declaration of Independence, helped to shape Constitutional interpretation, and was a virtual wellspring of the ideas on which the foundation of the United States was laid. While his knowledge of history and government was profound, [...]