Samuel Francisholds a B.A. degree from the John Hopkins University and a Ph.D. in history from the University of North Carolina. He is the author ofPower and History: The Political Thought of James Burnham and Beautiful Losers: Essays on the Failure of American Conservatism. A nationally syndicated columist, Dr. Francis also publishes a monthly periodical The Samuel Francis Letter. Samuel Francis is, also, the Editor in Chief of the Citizens Informer.