John Adams- Blog Post

March 10th, 2014 by

John Adams “There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.” - 1772 Short, overweight, and quick-tongued, John Adams hardly fits the model of the typical Founder. But Adams’s contributions to American independence and the formation of Read more…

Abigail Adams- Blog Post

December 16th, 2013 by

Abigail Adams “If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice or representation.” 1776 Abigail Smith Adams was born in Massachusetts, a descendant of the distinguished Quincy family. Though Abigail received no Read more…

America’s Founders – Blog Post

October 21st, 2013 by

  Which Founder are you? The founding of the United States was marked by an opposition to rule by powerful monarchs and elites. After the American Revolution, prominent leaders in the colonies came together to design a limited government with checks and balances which would protect the rights of its citizens. Fittingly, no one person Read more…