What We Can Learn From ‘Washington’s Farewell’ : NPR

George Washington’s farewell address was rather prescient:

He came up with a series of warnings that are remarkably prescient, prophetic to us today: hyper-partisanship, excessive debt, foreign wars, particularly — and this is almost eerie with the debate we’re having over Russian hacking today — the danger of foreign influence in our politics as a way of subverting sovereignty.


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