Change in Rules

George Washington was a role model after studying the monastic Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation.

 

Barack Obama is a role model after studying the militant Rules for Radicals.

References

George Washington, Rules of Civility, ed. Richard Brookhiser (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2003).

Garry Wills, Cincinnatus: George Washington & the Enlightenment – Images of Power in Early America (New York: Doubleday, 1984).

Saul D. Alinsky, Rules for Radicals: A Primer for Realistic Radicals (New York: Vintage Books, 1971).

Patricia Cohen, “The New Republic? Fatter, for Starters,” The New York Times, March 12, 2007, E4.

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