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The Ever-Threatening Slide

“The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.” – Winston Churchill I fear for the future of our great nation. We’ve gone a long way on the momentum generated by our forefathers, but we’ve made … Continue reading

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The Cancer of Tyranny

“Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery out of the most extreme liberty.” – Plato The Greco-Roman tradition provided an educational algorithm that has never really been improved upon. In fact, every … Continue reading

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The Preservation of Liberty

“Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson The ancient Roman system of education called liberalia studia or “liberal studies” has been immensely influential … Continue reading

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