Empire of Liberty: Vive Le Révolucion

Excerpt from Konijeti Beevti’s “Years of Revolution: Boston to Bhārata”, Vij Publishing House, 1962 (translation by Earl Henderson). Historians have debated ad nauseum about the causes of the French Revolution and such a wide-ranging debate is beyond the scope of this summative work. However, some degree of thorough examination is warranted. In short, causes of … More Empire of Liberty: Vive Le Révolucion

Empire of Liberty: The Presidency of George Washington

Excerpt from Dr. Jack Bankston’s “The Founding Years”, University of New South Wales Press, 2017. III. The Presidency of George Washington Washington’s assumption of office was far different from the inaugurations we know today. The country was much smaller, the government was virtually nonexistent and there was no precedent at any level. Washington’s salary alone … More Empire of Liberty: The Presidency of George Washington