Civic Virtues and the Constitution: The Founders’ Plan to Protect Liberty and Prevent Tyranny

Published Date: March 22, 2019 | Source: William Penn Honors Program | Topics: Civil Rights and Liberties, Constitutional Issues

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Robert P. George is one of the nation’s preeminent and influential conservative Christian thinkers, an award-winning teacher, and top scholar in ethics, law, politics and philosophy. He is the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He will be speaking on “Civic Virtues and the Constitution: The Founders’ Plan to Protect Liberty and Prevent Tyranny.”

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What’s Sex Got to Do With It: Sexual Ethics and the Meaning of Marriage

Published Date: November 13, 2009 | Media Type: Video | Topics: Philosophy, Religion

Today’s dominant views on sex and relationships often create a disconnect between sex and marriage. George contends that such views misrepresent the nature of sex and marriage by presupposing an implausible “dualistic” conception of the human person, and by treating each as a purely instrumental good. George reasons that marriage is instead an intrinsic good, […]

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On Truth, Human Dignity, and Creating “Infrastructure” for Free Speech

Published Date: October 6, 2021 | Source: Ricochet | Media Type: Video | Topics: Civil Rights and Liberties, Politics and Current Affairs

Inez Stepman interviews Professor Robbie P. George of Princeton University. Professor George outlines why he hasn’t given up on the academy, and how he and an ideologically diverse group of professors are fighting back against cancel culture. Stepman and Professor George also discuss the importance of seeking truth over victory and the courage necessary to […]

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