Alert
Close

Join the Drive to End Hunger! Watch the NASCAR race on Sunday at Kansas Speedway.

Highlights

Close
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

 

FREE FUN!

AARP Games - Play Now!

Contests and
Sweeps

$10,000 Games Galore Sweepstakes

Sept. 3, 2014 - Oct. 14, 2014
Play AARP Games for a chance to win $10,000!
See official rules. 

AARP Auto Buying Program

MOST POPULAR

Viewed

Nothing has been viewed

Prime Time Radio

The Real Founding Fathers

A glimpse of America's greatest leaders before they were famous

founding fathers madison and jefferson

An illustration of a seated Thomas Jefferson and James Madison discuss the site of the future capital. — Bettmann/Corbis

When most people hear the names George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton and James Madison, they think of the birth of American politics and constitutional rights. But before they were household names, the Founding Fathers were average Joes. Revolutionaries, written by Jack Rakove, chronicles their rise from British subjects to extraordinary Americans. Listen as Rakove explains to Prime Time Radio host Mike Cuthbert what prompted them to action and into the fabric of American history. … Back to Article

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

 

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.

Downloadable mobile app from AARP® Roadside Assistance from Allstate.

AARP Credit card from Chase

Members can earn 3% cash back on purchases with the AARP® Credit Card from Chase.

Member Benefits

Join or renew today! Members receive exclusive member benefits & affect social change.

Rewards for Good

Your Points Balance:

Learn More

Earn points for completing free online activities designed to enrich your life.

Find more ways to earn points

Redeem your points to save on merchandise, travel, and more.

Find more ways to redeem points