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Why Is the SPLC Trying to Crush a Small Jewish Organization?

BY SELWYN DUKE It seems as if certain purported civil-rights activists think homosexuals are like some organized-crime groups: you can join the gang, but...

Plutarch: Demosthenes

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Demosthenes”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E.     Whoever it was, Sosius, that wrote the poem in honor of Alcibiades, upon his winning...

Plutarch: Agesilaus II

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Agesilaus”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E.     Archidamus, the son of Zeuxidamus, having reigned gloriously over the Lacedæmonians, left behind him two...

Plutarch: Eumenes

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Eumenes”, 75 A.C.E. Duris reports that Eumenes, the Cardian, was the son of a poor wagoner in the Thracian Chersonesus,...

Plutarch: Lysander

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Lysander”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E. The Treasure-Chamber of the Acanthians at Delphi has this inscription: “The spoils which Brasidas and...

Plutarch: Flamininus

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Flamininus”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E. What Titus Quintius Flamininus, whom we select as a parallel to Philopœmen, was in personal...

Plutarch: Philopeomen

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Philopoemen”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E. Cleander was a man of high birth and great power in the city of Mantinea,...

Pelopidas

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “The Republic”, Book Two, 360 B.C.E. Cato Major, hearing some commend one that was rash, and inconsiderately daring in a...

Pericles

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Plutarch: “Pericles”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E. CAESAR once, seeing some wealthy strangers at Rome, carrying up and down with them in...

Oedipus The King

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Sophocles: “Oedipus the King”, 429 B.C.E. ARGUMENT To Laius, King of Thebes, an oracle foretold that the child born to him by...

Euterpe

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Herodotus: The Second Book of the Histories, Called Euterpe, 440 B.C.E. When Cyrus had brought his life to an end, Cambyses...

Clio

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Herodotus: “The History of Herodotus”, The First Book Of The Histories: Called Clio, 440 B.C.E. This is the Showing forth of...

The Clouds

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristophanes: “The Clouds”, 419 B.C.E. Dramatis Personae STREPSIADES PHIDIPPIDES SERVANT OF STREPSIADES DISCIPLES OF SOCRATES SOCRATES JUST DISCOURSE UNJUST DISCOURSE PASIAS, a Money-lender AMYNIAS, another Money-lender CHORUS OF CLOUDS Scene In the background...

Agamemnon

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aeschylus: Agamemnon, 458 B.C.E. CHARACTERS IN THE PLAY AGAMEMNON, son of Atreus and King of Argos and Mycenae; Commander-in-Chief of the Greek...

The Seven Against Thebes

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aeschylus: The Seven Against Thebes, 467 B.C.E. Dramatis Personae ETEOCLES, son of Oedipus, King of Thebes A SPY CHORUS OF THEBAN WOMEN ANTIGONE ISMENE sisters of ETEOCLES A...

Aeschylus: The Persians, 472 B.C.E.

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aeschylus: The Persians, 472 B.C.E. Dramatis Personae ATOSSA, widow of Darius and mother of XERXES MESSENGER GHOST OF DARIUS XERXES CHORUS OF PERSIAN ELDERS, who...

The Indispensable Parts Of A State

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Seven, Part 8, 350 B.C.E. As in other natural compounds the conditions of a composite whole are not...

The Best Life For Individuals And States Is That Of Virtue

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Seven, Part 1, 350 B.C.E. He who would duly inquire about the best form of a state ought...

The Preservation Of Democracies

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Six, Part 5, 350 B.C.E. The mere establishment of a democracy is not the only or principal business...

The Four Kinds Of Democracy And Their Classification

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Six, Part 4, 350 B.C.E. Of the four kinds of democracy, as was said in the in the...