Monthly Archives: October 2018

Thoughts on Ancient History

Thoughts On Ancient History   I)Republican Rome   Cultural Appropriation Rome was an Etruscan colony, ruled by an Etruscan dynasty until the last king was done away with and the Republic founded. Little is known about the Etruscans. They migrated … Continue reading

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Are Political Parties Necessary?

Are Political Parties Necessary? Posted on October 7, 2018by Steven Vandervelde Famously, George Washington warned against the evils of Faction as the destroyer of republics.  What he called Faction we call political parties. Historians explain the changes in American politics from 1789 to … Continue reading

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The Empire of Liberty Blog

Empire of Liberty blog The Empire of Liberty  Steven Vandervelde 5 months ago The Empire of Liberty     On July 4, 1776 William Henry Drayton, the first Chief Justice of the newly independent revolutionary State of South Carolina, spoke … Continue reading

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Are Political Parties Necessary?

Famously, George Washington warned against the evils of Faction as the destroyer of republics.  What he called Faction we call political parties. Historians explain the changes in American politics from 1789 to the election of 1800 in terms of a … Continue reading

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