Zachary Palmer

About Zachary Palmer

Zachary Palmer is a student at Hillsdale College, where he is studying History, Politics, and Classical Education. He is also a Winston Churchill Fellow at the Hillsdale's fellowship program.

History and Historians

By |2019-04-30T14:06:25-05:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Conservatism, History, Modernity|

The true historian attempts to recapture the past for its own sake. He goes about this goal intentionally, always resisting the temptation to eschew complexity for relatability. He is better able to get to the root of an inquiry, to discern what really happened from what we wanted to happen, to learn what past [...]

What Classical Education Tells Us About Sex Education

By |2018-10-06T14:05:53-05:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Christianity, Culture, Education, Great Books, Sexuality|

Our morally bankrupt culture sees sex as no more important, complex, or harmless than the ABCs. But it is unwise to teach the young that which is both beyond their understanding and harmful to their developing character. What American families need are educators who understand the true purpose of their craft and who possess a [...]