Competing Philosophies of Presidents Madison and Wilson
George Will (Princeton class of 1968) compared the progressive politics championed by President Woodrow Wilson (Princeton class of 1879) to… read more
George Will (Princeton class of 1968) compared the progressive politics championed by President Woodrow Wilson (Princeton class of 1879) to the freedom-oriented politics of James Madison (Princeton class of 1771) and how their competing visions have shaped the presidency.
“Can Someone from the Class of 1771 Save the Nation from Someone from the Class of 1879?” was a James Madison Program 10th Anniversary Celebration Lecture. close
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