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A Struggle Designed by Providence

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL George Washington, 1778 On 15 October 1778, General George Washington, Commander In Chief of the Continental Army, responds by letter...

Part 5: The Virtue of Fortitude, Counterfeit Courage, Virtues Associated with Fortitude, Patience and Perseverance

THE SEARCH FOR HAPPINESS A Brief Introduction to Ethics BY JONATHAN DOLHENTY, PH.D. PART FIVE The Virtue of Fortitude Counterfeit Courage ...

Samuel Adams on the Cure to the Enemies Venom

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams Letter to John Adams, March 9, 1779 Mr L will write you fully by this Opp,y. I take up my pen chiefly...

Plato: Ethics

BY JOHNATHAN DOLHENTY, PH.D. The ethics of Plato is an application in practice of the principles which had been reached in the metaphysical field. We...

Adler on Courage

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. Question: Courage is a much-praised virtue, but just what it is is not too clear. We usually associate it with...

The Civil War, and Wilmer Mclean's Farm — American Minute

The Civil War began on Wilmer McLean's farm in Manassas Junction, Virginia, with the First Battle of Bull Run. A Union shell exploded in his kitchen.

The Civil War, and Wilmer Mclean’s Farm — American Minute

The Civil War began on Wilmer McLean's farm in Manassas Junction, Virginia, with the First Battle of Bull Run. A Union shell exploded in his kitchen.

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