How Do the Freemasons Fit into U.S. History?
We keep hearing about the Freemasons in pop culture movies and books, but how much do we actually know about how they fit into U.S. history? This episode, Gary and Haley are joined by Brad Kohanke, Freemason historian and author, to discuss insights on the Free Mason’s values and origins up through the present. Where do we see Masonic symbols around us, and what do they mean?
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The Virtues Required of Citizens In a Free Society
The Founders thought that preserving freedom through self-governing institutions required that citizens have certain virtues. However, they did not believe that government would be primarily responsible for inculcating those virtues. Government depends on these virtues.