During her speech at an event celebrating Ronald Reagan's 100th birthday told us that Reagan said "I am not a great man, I just believe in great ideas." The Heritage Foundation was President Reagan's favorite think tank, and helped to turn his conservative principles into actual policy. Heritage continues to promote conservative ideals and policies to this day. It is important to understand the principles underlying the foundation of our country and conservatism. For this purpose, Heritage has produced a series about the principles that make America great. Each section is listed below. Please take a moment to read these when you can.
Why Is America Exceptional?
What Is America's Role in the World?
What Does Sovereignty Matter To America?
Why Does Religious Freedom Matter?
Why Provide For The Common Defense?