As the US debates making compulsory wearing a mask to prevent the spread of a deadly pandemic, it’s instructive to think what the Father of our country—George Washington thought about individual freedom vs the general good.
Exploring the variables that matter most. Exploding the conventional wisdom that rules us.
Questions to ask when someone says, “But the Founding Fathers wanted [fill in the blank here]”
They’re probably rolling in their graves. They’re invoked constantly–but rarely with any specificity. I’m talking about the US Founding Fathers and the narratives we’ve spun about their political, social and economic thoughts. That is, […]