+ The great rule of conduct for us in regard to foreign nations is in extending our commercial relations, to have with them as little political connection as possible. So far as we have already formed engagements, let them be fulfilled with perfect good faith. Here let us stop. Europe has a set of primary…Details
Many months ago, my good friend RJ told me to read The Quiet Coup, an article about the hazardous means by which we have been running our big financial institutions in this country. I finally got around to it today. Though of a pretty leftist slant that I can’t fully endorse, I found this paragraph…Details
Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
A friend got me thinking recently about the moral weight of suicide. I don’t have many thoughts that are clear on the topic, but I did find an interesting quote I thought probably sums up my thoughts well, from Letters from California Jumpers: I instantly realized that everything in my life that I’d thought was…Details