This week Thomas Jefferson Hour creator Clay S. Jenkinson presents part four in a series of biographical shows about the life of Thomas Jefferson. This week’s episode explores Jefferson as “the reluctant revolutionary”.
This week, marking the start of a new year, Thomas Jefferson Hour creator Clay S. Jenkinson begins a series of biographical shows about the life of Thomas Jefferson in order, as he puts it, “to help understand how Jefferson became Jefferson”.
“The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive. It will often be exercised when wrong, but better so than not to be exercised at all. I like a little rebellion now and then. It is like a storm in the Atmosphere.” – […]
“For if a slave can have a country in this world, it must be any other in preference to that in which he is born to live and labour for another: in which he must lock up the faculties of his nature, contribute as far as depends on his individual endeavours to the evanishment of […]