Posts Tagged ‘Democracy in America’

Observations by an astute observer of a promising new nation

Alexis Charles Henri Clérel, Viscount de Tocqueville (1805-1859) was a French diplomat, political scientist, and historian. He was best known for his works Democracy in America and The Old Regime and the Revolution.

His observations include:

o  The greatness of … READ MORE

The Biography Abraham Lincoln Deserved

LincolnOn this Presidents’ Day weekend, at least some of us will think about Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 and George Washington (born on February 22, 1732) and again wonder how they would … READ MORE, the New Digital Property of The Atlantic, Launches Today

I have just received this exciting announcement from Natalie Raabe and am pleased to share it with you. As we proceed through the so-called “Age of Information,” an age that seems … READ MORE