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“Of all the ideas associated with the general concept of democratic government, the oldest and perhaps the soundest is that of equality before the law. In relation to the scheme of Christian ethics it is too obvious to need statement. 86 more words
And we think contemporary public schools suffer. They had challenges even before Richard Nixon:
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The super-science of pedagogy, that fairest flower of the New Thought, has achieved its greatest triumphs in the reclamation of the erring, or, as the old-time schoolmasters had it, the bad.
One of America’s greatest political commentators was H.L. Mencken. In the first half of the twentieth century he was known as the “Sage of Baltimore.” From Jim Quinn at theburningplatform.com: 401 more words