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The Shining City on a Hill: Commentary on Reagan

(December 7, 2017 11:11 AM, by Bryan Caplan) While wrapping up my graphic novel, I wound up reading Ronald Reagan's famous Farewell Address - his "Shining City on a Hill" speech. Given my broader views, I obviously have some objections. But I was amazed to read an actual... (1 COMMENTS)
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