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The Worldwide Threat against Enlightenment Ideals

The Worldwide Threat against Enlightenment Ideals

America's founders believed that natural rights and legal protections enjoyed by England applied to America. They might be horrified to see them at threat in Turkey.
The Wrong Way to Identify Tyranny

The Wrong Way to Identify Tyranny

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich recently published a warning about tyranny. If his list is accurate, we've been electing tyrants for centuries.
A Summary View

The Pre-Declaration of Independence

Written two years before the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson's pamphlet "A Summary View of the Rights of British America" is essentially a pre-release edition of the final Declaration.

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Review #32: Leaves of Grass

For the Well-Read Man Project’s sole poetry selection, I chose Leaves of Grass, by the nineteenth century American poet Walt Whitman.
Is America Racist?

Is America a Racist Nation?

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The Bay Psalm Book

Freedomnomics

Review: Freedomnomics