Ben Franklin's advice about America in 1782 revealing

David Blankenhorn, Clarion Ledger, 8/12/2011

What kind of a country is America? What kind of a person is likely to do well here? In 1782 one of the most famous Americans, Benjamin Franklin answered those questions in a public letter to those in Europe who were considering relocating to the New World... Let’s review his advice and see if it rings true today.

Subjects: Civil Society, Thrift

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