Thomas Jefferson

The Dark Side Of Thomas Jefferson

by Daniel Russ on October 1, 2012

  Thomas Jefferson by Rembrant Peale   Thomas Jefferson is once quoted as describing slavery as an “execrable commerce …this assemblage of horrors,” a “cruel war against human nature itself, violating its most sacred rights of life & liberties. Yet the new book by John Chester Miller, “The Dark Side of Thomas Jefferson” reveals that […]


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Thomas Jefferson On Wall Street

by Daniel Russ on November 17, 2011

.   I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies. If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around [the banks] will deprive the people of all property […]