First Principles – A Republic Must Guard Against Undue Foreign Influence

“Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence, the jealousy of a free people ought to be constantly awake; since history and experience prove that foreign influence is one of the most baneful foes of Republican Government.”   – George Washington (1796)

An analysis of Washington’s Farewell Address is offered here:

http://gwpapers.virginia.edu/documents/washingtons-farewell-address/

The actual address may be read here:

https://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/99-01-02-00963

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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