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During the Middle Ages the Latin language had degenerated for the most part, into a barbarous jargon, while the Greek had been forgotten and the Aristotelian philosophy perverted. Between 1375 and 1406 Coluccio Salutati was chancellor in Florence, and he made the city the capital of Renaissance Humanism’s development. Learn more about becoming a part of our community and use the links below to keep in touch with us online. The movement is still marked by a focus on what is deemed the “fundamentals”, right wing politics and a “Christian nation” mentality, suspicion of all things intellectual, dispensational premillennial viewpoints, and oftentimes a reactionary zeal.

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While Louis XV didn’t find Canada important enough, the British were increasing their military might to take over the French territories Hume Variations (Lines of Thought). As pointed out in Intellectual Schizophrenia, the public school is the established church of today and a substitute institution for the medieval church, dedicated to the same monolithic conception of society. Some years ago, Dewey very candidly discussed "Education as a Religion" (John Dewey, "Education as a Religion," The New Republic, August, 1922, p. 64f.) As Whitehead observed, "The essence of education is that it be religious." (Alfred North Whitehead, The Aims of Education, NY: Mentor Books, 1952, p. 26) The public or state schools have thus been inescapably religious What is Consciousness?: Three Sages Look Behind the Veil (A New Paradigm Book).

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