Let's Be Frank Episode 04

Chasing Independence Pt. 1

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The first installment in a four-part series exploring some of the philosophy that built the Declaration of Independence.


1. “The Declaration of Independence: A History.” National Archives and Records Administration, National Archives and Records Administration, https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/declaration-history. 

2. Kelly, Martin. “How Does the Social Contract Underpin Our Democracy?” ThoughtCo, ThoughtCo, 5 Aug. 2019, https://www.thoughtco.com/social-contract-in-politics-105424. 

3. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract, trans. Maurice Cranston (London: Penguin Books, 2004).