George Washington Warned: Factionalism Incites Foreign Meddling

George Washington Warned: Factionalism Incites Foreign Meddling

In his 1796 farewell address, George Washington gave a pointed admonition about the dangers of factionalism and excessive allegiance to political parties: “Let me…warn you in the most solemn manner,” he said, “against the baneful effects of the spirit of party generally.” As a new president begins making his mark on our nation and the […]