Daily Archives: 10 March 2015

Diary of Orrin Brown—March 10, 1865

Diary of Orrin Brown, on modern Ft. Bragg outside Fayetteville, North Carolina Friday–Mar. 10th We broke up camp at 7.30 AM but our Brig. was train guards today and did not start out till about 10 AM some of the … Continue reading

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Know Thyself and Your Community

“Know Thyself” urges the inscription on the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, repeated throughout the Platonic dialogues of ancient Greece.  In 1651, Thomas Hobbes opens Leviathan by urging his readers nosce te ipsum—only by study can we understand our world. In building community, no … Continue reading

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