Classical Liberalism

Classical Liberalism was a school of thought that firmly believed in the rights of the individual and in the free market. It believed that individuals have the right to freely express themselves, whether through religion or not, and that individuals have the right to private property. The government does not have the right to "legally … Continue reading Classical Liberalism

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The Carlsbad Decrees

During the early 19th century, a great fear of revolution spread across Europe. This fear was caused by the violent revolution in France at the end of the 18th century. In 1819, a radical German nationalist fraternity member murdered a conservative playwright and provoked what are known as the Carlsbad Decrees. These decrees were created … Continue reading The Carlsbad Decrees