Machiavelli, the name is a blessing and a curse. A compelling argument for why Machiavelli is so important to the modern world.
A summary of the main ideas of the philosophy of Jean-Jacques Rousseau and his contributions to social contract theory.
The lost art of independent thought. Welcome to critical thinking; what it is, how to do it and why you should.
The Prince endures because it speaks to our times. In fact, ever since it was written, it has always spoken to the “current” times. The lessons in it can be applied to ruling monarchs, businesspeople, or even...
Marx was an atheist. He stated that religion was the 'opiate of the people' or 'opiate of the masses'. He believed it was a tool used by the ruling class in order to control the masses. He also believed its...
The difference between the ideological and the philosophical temperament, and the role of philosophy and ideology in American politics.
Many children in the United States grow up with their parents reading aloud some sort of Dr. Seuss book. They can distinctly recognize the rhymes and identify the illustrations, his signatures.
Liberals come in two flavors, those who believe gov't has a role to play in helping citizens achieve success and those who believe individuals are totally responsible for their own fate, come what may
"All men are born equal." John Locke(1690)
The Federalists and Anti-Federalists were the original parties of the United States of America. "Federalists vs Anti-Federalists" covers the differences between these political parties and issues faced in the beginning...