Privacy Policy
Self-Educated American, and its parent organization, The Center for the American Founding at The Radical Academy, has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for our website.


Self-Educated American considers spamming a misuse of the Internet. Under no circumstances is our website involved in spamming. We do not use e-mail to send advertisements or solicitations, with the sole exception of our weekly newsletter which may contain advertising, but is sent only to those who have signed up for our weekly newsletter, and who may unsubscribe at any time.

Unauthorized E-mails

Frequently the Internet is plagued with a virus. Most of these appear to affect the e-mail system in some way or other. It is now more common than not that a virus will collect e-mail addresses, including e-mail addresses which belong to our website, replicate them and send messages to others as though they came from Self-Educated American. We do not send unsolicited e-mails. We do not do mass mailings except for our daily newsletter which is sent to subscribers only. Should you receive any suspicious e-mails, even though it appears to come from us, delete it immediately. Should it contain an attachment, do not open it. We do not usually send attachments with our e-mails.


We use outside ad companies/merchants/partners/affiliates to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. Information received through banner ads may be collected by these third parties, and we do not have access to this information.

We also use Google to serve ads when you visit our website. The companies represented in these ads may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to this site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy

Personal Information

This Website generally does not request any personal information or collect any information that personally identifies you or allows you to be personally contacted, with the exceptions mentioned below. We do have an e-mail list for our monthly Ezine of Applied Philosophy that is sent only to subscribers and that list is not used for any other purpose. We do not sell, give away, rent, or otherwise provide our e-mail list to any outside party. We do not share any personal information with any third party nor do we use any personal information for any purposes.

Public Forums

This website has no chat rooms, forums, message boards, reader comment areas, and/or news groups available to its users.

Information Submission Forms

All requests for information from this website are by a click through to the users default email service. Upon receiving any and all emails from anyone visiting Self-Educated American we do not store these e-mail addresses, use them to generate lists, or sell, rent, or otherwise give away these e-mail addresses to anyone else.

Surveys and Polls

Self-Educated American does not engage in surveys or polls.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Website, you can contact: us at


Views are those of the individual authors and organizations which have authorized use of their materials by Self-Educated American and do not necessarily represent the views of Self-Educated American and The Center for The American Founding at The Radical Academy.

We also provide many links to outside resources. No implication should be made regarding our approval of or agreement with the views or presentations made on those websites.

We do not intentionally link to websites which contain material of a pornographic nature. Should you discover such a link, please inform us immediately.

Self-Educated American provides ads as a source of revenue to cover operational costs of this website. We check out each vendor with a reputable evaluation service. We are, however, not liable for any problems a customer may have with one of our affiliates, partners, or ad services. Should you have a problem with one of our participating vendors, please contact them immediately.