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Gaius Marcius
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EXPLORATION AND COLONIALISM: A READING LIST

Since the mission of public education is, like that of NASA, to improve the self esteem of minorities, it may surprise young white people to learn that even their ancestors made some contributions to Western civilization. European men literally constructed the modern world: its architecture, science, and literature, its very

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THE WISE AND EFFICIENT POLITICIAN

Plato's dialogues are littered with useful sayings on government, including this concise summary of statecraft.1

"The wise and efficient politician is the man who makes wholesome things seem just to a city instead of pernicious ones."

Theaetetus 167c.

That is a rich sentence if ever there was one, and

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