#775 War & Peace

Another show from the Thomas Jefferson Hour archives. Recorded in July of 2004, the program is a discussion between Presidents Adams and Jefferson. President Adams is portrayed by former Jefferson Hour host William Chrystal.


"The problem is that there are states out there that will not subscribe to basic codes of decency & civility."

"The problem is that there are states out there that will not subscribe to basic codes of decency & civility."

"When the world of civil powers suddenly faces the world of barbarism, there's no negotiating. You have to be willing to stand up to them with military force and if you're not, you can't survive in the world."

"When the world of civil powers suddenly faces the world of barbarism, there's no negotiating. You have to be willing to stand up to them with military force and if you're not, you can't survive in the world."


Further Reading

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History by Brian Kilmeade & Don Yeager (2015).