The Foundations Of Our Nation

One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our fathers used in the great struggle for Independence.

--Charles A. Beard

[Liberty Bell]

The Declaration Of Independence.

The Constitution.

The Bill Of Rights.


George Washington's Farewell Address.

The Northwest Ordinance.

The Fundimental Orders Of 1639.

Common Sense by Thomas Paine.

Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau.

Declaration Of The Causes And Necessity Of Taking Up Arms.

Ben Franklin's Autobiography.

The Annapolis Convention.

Agrarian Justice by Thomas Paine.

Patrick Henry's "Give Me Liberty" Speech.

The Articles Of The Confederation.

The Charlotte Town Resolves.

The Fairfax County Resolves.

The Emancipation Proclamation.

The Federalist Papers.

JFK's Inaugural Address.

Thomas Jefferson's Inaugural Address.

Lincoln's First Inaugural Address.

Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address.

The Monroe Doctrine.

FDR's Inaugural Address.

The First Thanksgiving Proclamation.

The Virginia Declaration.

The Gettysburg Address.

Teddy Roosevelt's "Strenuous Journey".

Martin Luther King's "I have a dream"..

Thomas Jefferson:Foundations

Thomas Jefferson:First Principles

Thomas Jefferson:Good Government

Thomas Jefferson:The Constitution

Thomas Jefferson:The Justice System

Thomas Jefferson:Civil Rights


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