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Add this option to your cart and share the film with your family and friends. Here is what you get when you buy 1 DVD!: He is a man largely forgotten and greatly misunderstood, yet ironically quoted by all and every political faction in the world today. Moreover his ideas about democracy, equality, slavery, pensions, healthcare, and education and morality would have created a very different kind of world if they had been acted on.
The man who ignited revolutions would die largely ignored and disdained, yet when he was writing his books and pamphlets he was at the epicenter of world events, literally transforming nations through the power of his words.
We are determined to write Paine back into the pages of our history and make sure that the true meaning of his work reaches as many people as possible.
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KEYS TO A SPIRITUALLY-BASED LIFE: fifty tenets of a new faith, by author M A Street. "I believe in the divinity of God and only God, that grace is the sole divine. On March 3rd, we filmed the play To Begin the World Over Again: the Life of Thomas Paine in front of a live audience at the Lillian Theatre in Hollywood, California with a magnificent crew led by legendary Cinematographer and Director Haskell Wexler.
This was the culmination of many months of . Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine: Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine, British Whig lawyer who made important contributions to the protection of personal liberties. His defense of various politicians and reformers on charges of treason and related offenses acted to check repressive measures taken by the British government in the.
A Real Paine for the British. Beside attacks on George III, he called for the establishment of a republic. Even patriot leaders like Thomas Jefferson and John Adams condemned Paine as an extremist on the issue of a post-independence government.
Paine’s Antislavery Legacy: Some Additional Considerations Slipped into the newspaper in was an “Anecdote of Thomas Paine.” As such stories go, it was far from the worst, but it .