A Positive Feedback Loop of Power-Grabbing

June 20, 2024 Founding Principles 0

By: Rudolph Kohn     The classical liberal philosophy expounded by John Locke and many of the American founders was a brilliant attempt to abolish government by the principle of “might ...

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Life, Liberty, and Property: The Influence of John Locke

June 13, 2024 Founding Principles 0

By: Joe Wolverton, II   Despite attempts by educrats and those who would have us ignorant of history to remove him from general public knowledge and conversation, John Locke remains a ...

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Six Must Read Sources from Thomas Jefferson and James Madison

By: Michael Boldin Most people today have little to no familiarity with any of the principles that influenced the founders. Below, you’ll find 6 important resources hand-picked by Thomas Jefferson and ...

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Cicero on the State, Property, and Invasion

January 5, 2023 Cicero 0

Sounding like John Locke and Frederic Bastiat by Marcus Tullius Cicero Cicero, De Officiis (published 44 BC): The man in an administrative office… must make it his first care that every one ...

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Cato’s Letters Explained “the Glorious Principles of Liberty” to the American Founders

January 4, 2023 Cato 0

by Dan Sanchez In the twilight of his life, John Adams reflected on the American Revolution in a letter to Thomas Jefferson, writing: “What do We mean by the Revolution? ...

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What the American Founders Meant by Equality

December 19, 2022 Uncategorized 0

By: Dan Sanchez The Declaration of Independence famously proclaimed that “all men are created equal.” Thanks in part to that prestigious endorsement, “equality” has become a widely held social ideal. But ...

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What Are Rights? This Is What the Founders Believed

December 9, 2022 Founding Principles 0

By: Dan Sanchez In 1776, the Declaration of Independence proclaimed that everyone is endowed with “unalienable Rights.” Years later, the Bill of Rights elaborated on those rights. Subsequently, the rights of ...

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Dr. Joseph Warren | In Memorial

I want to share with you a story of some long since forgotten militiamen, I think you will agree one really stands out but we haven't heard much about him, ...

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