Friday, August 28, 2009

"An association of vices will reduce us more than the sword." Thomas Paine, The American Crisis, 1780.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Dr. Vikki Vikkers on Thomas Paine

Interview with Dr. Vikki J. Vikkers of Weber State University on Thomas Paine and the exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery --

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Thomas Paine on Nonsense.

"Nonsense ought to be treated as nonsense wherever it is found." Thomas Paine, Predestination, 1806.

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Thomas Paine on empire.

"All countries have sooner or later been called to their reckoning; the proudest empires have sunk when the balance was struck." Thomas Paine, The American Crisis, 1777.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Thomas Paine on revolution

"Revolutions have for their object, a change in the moral condition of governments." Thomas Paine - Rights of Man II, 1792.

Monday, August 10, 2009

Thomas Paine on Elections

"To elect and reject, is the perogative of a free people." Thomas Paine - To the Citizens of the United States, 1802.

Friday, August 7, 2009

Thomas Paine -- One Life

National Portrait Gallery Opens -- One Life: Thomas Paine, the Radical Founding Father