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Separation of Powers

Absolute Monarchy, a form of Absolutism where the king or queen had absolute power to rule over land and people without opposition led to terrible injustice. 323 more words

Democracy Features

Lord Acton

” At all times sincere friends of freedom have been rare, and its triumphs have been due to minorities…. “

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LIBERATION & OWNERSHIP Fall 2014

 Ted Lamas and Charlie Parker, New York.

You are invited to preview the Fall 2014 SYLLABUS of my course — LIBERATION & OWNERSHIP — at the University of Pennsylvania:  6 more words

Courses

"Freedom and Federalism," By Thomas J. DiLorenzo

Americans — and much of the rest of the world — have been deprived of one of the most important means of establishing and maintaining a free society, namely, federalism or states’ rights. 1,287 more words

Essays And Reviews

Why There is Stuff from Way Back

I have been posting snippets of history on this site, which is hardly surprising given that I am in fact an historian (though a poor academic).  1,743 more words

History

THE POST RACIAL PERIOD! NOT!

As we approach the end of the 6th year of the presidency of Barack Obama some important questions come to mind. Why are the feelings of many of our citizens towards out President so harsh, hateful and poisonous? 1,062 more words

Bi-Partisanship

Quotes: John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton- "Lord Acton"

Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
Among all the causes which degrade and demoralize men, power is the most constant and the most active. 438 more words

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