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WGBH American Experience . TR, The Story of Theodore Roosevelt ...

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To us as a people it has been granted to lay the foundations of our national life in a new ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness into ... If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its ...

Inaugural Address (March 4, 1905)—Miller Center

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To us as a people it has been granted tolay the foundations of our national life in a new continent. ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness intorelations with ... If we fail, the cause of free self- governmentthroughout the world will rock to its foundations, ... We know that self- government is difficult.

Reagan's Westminster Speech - Heritage Foundation

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Jun 4, 2002 ... Later this week, in Germany, we and our NATO allies will discuss measures for .... If history teaches anything it teaches self-delusion in the face of ... The dimensions of this failure are astounding: A country which employs one-fifth of its .... in the common task of strengthening democracy throughout the world.

Jefferson on Politics & Government: Self-Government

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But it did not fail, and the experiment proved that an educated and ... "When forced to assume [self-government], we were novices in its science. ... and moral, wielded over them by authorities independent of their will. ... "Their habits of law and order, their ideas almost innate of the vital elements of free government, of ...

Student Workbook - Los Angeles Unified School District

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effects worldwide on the political expectations for self-government and ... Revolution, American Revolution, and French Revolution and their historical significance. 2. ... reader will know what to expect and, therefore, understand your ideas better. .... C. List the five documents that laid the foundation for the development of ....

Abraham Lincoln - Wikiquote

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In all that the people can individually do as well for themselves, government ought not to interfere. .... we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause ... If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. .... has been the fondest hope of the lovers of freedom throughout the worl...

Calvin Coolidge - Wikiquote

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Every dollar that we carelessly waste means that their life will be so much the more meager. .... If we are to create on this continent a free Republic and an enlightened civilization ... They have been amazed at our genius for self- government. .... to keep the colored men from supporting the national cause completely failed.

Martin Luther King Jr. - Nobel Lecture: The Quest for Peace and ...

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Their meaning can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart. ... If we are to survive today, our moral and spiritual "lag" must be eliminated. ... All over the world, like a fever, the freedom movement is spreading in the widest .... terms: we will take direct action against injustice despite the failure of g...

Game Theory (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Jan 25, 1997 ... This situation has dramatically changed, in ways we will examine as we go along , over ... Of course, if all of the soldiers reason this way—as they all ... by their rational assessment of the dangers of battle and by their self-interest. .... Your reasoning here is strictly parametric because neither the rocks nor the ...

Hume, David | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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He defended the skeptical position that human reason is inherently ... time, causality, external objects, the passions, free will, and morality, offering original and ... poor reception of his Treatise was caused by its style rather than by its content. .... the three-dimensional world, and we err if we think of space more abstractly a...

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President Theodore Roosevelt: Inaugural Address

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To us as a people it has been granted to lay the foundations of our national life in a new ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness into ... If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its ...

The Right to Alter or Abolish the Government

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We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are … endowed by their Creator ... to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its Foundation on .... and the Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms (1775). ... If that fails, ultimately they will use police actions and military force to put...

The Declaration of Independence and Its Legacy [ushistory.org]

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Do you understand your own language?" Walker dared America to live up to its self-proclaimed ideals. If all men were created equal, then why was slavery legal  ...