The Linkage Between Modern Liberalsim and the Puritans

“In politics, the blues were born farther north: in the Puritan commonwealth of 17th century New England centered around Boston. For the Puritans, the construction of a godly society was the first order of business. The state was not the enemy of liberty; the state was society’s moral agent.”

The American Interest

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Posted on January 25, 2011, in Politics. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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