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For the Sake of Party or Principle?

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Thomas Jefferson and John Adams had different points of view on a few subjects. One significant point of departure, at...

The Communist Manifesto, by Karl Marx

A spectre is haunting Europe — the spectre of communism. All the powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise this spectre ...

Daniel Webster On Constitutional Liberty

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: SPEECHES, PAMPHLETS, QUOTES, LETTERS ... The first object of a free people is the preservation of their lib­erty; and liberty is only...

Federalist Papers No. 76, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER, MAJOR WORKS Tuesday, April 1, 1788 President's Appointment Power with Advice and Consent of Senate THE President is "to nominate, and, by and with the...

Instructions of the Town of Boston.

To Its Representatives In the General Court FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: LETTERS, SAMUEL ADAMS May 24, 1764 TO ROYALL TYLER JAMES OTIS THOMAS CUSHING & OXENBRIDGE THACHER...

Federalist Papers No. 75, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Wednesday, March 26, 1788 Treaty Making Power of the Executive (President) THE President is to have power, "by and with the advice...

Pennsylvania Minority Dissent

Democratic Party Founding Papers … that free countries are most friendly to commerce and to the rights of property. This produces greater internal tranquillity. The Pennsylvania...

Healthcare Is a Right

MAX BORDERS, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 14 Healthcare is important. People get sick and injured. As compassionate human beings, we should do what...