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Review of The Political Philosophy of James Madison by Professor Garrett Ward Sheldon

Introduction Professor Sheldon's The Political Philosophy of Thomas Jefferson was one of the more interesting political philosophy books that I have read. While political philosophy...

Review of The Political Philosophy of Thomas Jefferson

Introduction Those of you who read this website frequently probably recognize the name Garrett Ward Sheldon. He is a frequent contributor and his articles, such...

“When government fears the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny.”

Variations of Jefferson's "When government fears the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny" Quote: "When government fears the...

Review of “This Affair of Louisiana” by Alexander De Conde

Introduction I'll admit it- the Louisiana Purchase and the exploration and settlement of that territory is something that fascinates me more than it probably should....

Americans Must Defend the Founding Fathers: 5 Attacks on Them and How to Refute Those Allegations

Why It is Crucial to Defend the Founding Fathers I recently read an interesting article in the New Criterion that was forwarded to me by...

Extremism in Defense of Liberty is No Vice and Moderation in the Pursuit of Justice is No Virtue

Barry Goldwater: Extremism in defense of Liberty is No Vice and Moderation in the Pursuit of Justice is No Virtue "Extremism in defense of Liberty...

Review of Dominion of Memories: Jefferson, Madison, and the Decline of Virginia by Susan Dunn

Introduction Did you know that of the five first presidents, four were Virginians, but, since then, there has only been one other Virginian elected president?...

Review of The Age of Federalism: the Early American Republic, 1788-1800

Introduction I love reading books about the early American Republic. The challenges our first leaders, especially George Washington, faced were tremendous. They had won the...

Review of A Wilderness so Immense by Jon Kukla

Introduction What do you know about the Louisiana Purchase? That it was an act of the Jefferson Administration, a great deal for America, and showed...

An Important Quote by Thomas Jefferson on Liberty

The Quote by Thomas Jefferson on Liberty "Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty." -The Quote by Thomas Jefferson...

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