Defending the Judeo-Christian Heritage, limited government, and the American Constitution
Wednesday August 19th 2015

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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 7
Federalist 69 - by Alexander Hamilton. 1. What are the chief characters in regards to the President as outlined in the proposed Constitution? 2. Why does Hamilton believe the term of office for a President should be longer than three years? 3. What was the term of office for the king of England and what, in your opinion, is the potential for abuse in such a term? Would the term of office of the king of England present any advantages - in the Founders experience and in your opinion - over over the new American system? Read all of the questions and post your response at our new resource Self-Educated Man

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Lower Class Citizenship?—Aristotle: Politics: Book 3, Prt 5

Lower Class Citizenship?—Aristotle: Politics: Book 3, Prt 5

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: "Politics", Book Three, Part 5, 350 B.C.E. There still remains one more question about the citizen: Is he only a true citizen who has a share of office, or is the mechanic to be included? If they who hold no office are to be deemed citizens, not every citizen can have this virtue of ruling [...]