Blogs tagged "Julius Caesar"

“Cato” Took to the Boards at Valley Forge, with a Nod from General Washington

“Suicide of Cato the Younger” Painting by Josef Abel 1817 Cato Uticensis.”
“A day, an hour, of virtuous liberty is worth a whole eternity in bondage.” —Joseph Addison, Cato 1713Read More »
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Q and A with Waller R. Newell on Tyranny

“Stalin” by Isaak Brodsky, 1933.
Professor Newell is Professor of Political Science and Philosophy and a founder of the College of the Humanities at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. His most recent work is Tyranny: A History of Power, Injustice and Terror.*  First of all, how did you get interested in political philosophy?Read More »
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