Pope John Paul II's Theology of the Body
By Brian Thomas Becket Mullady
(via the Western Confucian)
Monday, March 09, 2009
From Kevin R. C. Gutzman, Did somebody say “Democracy”?:
The idea that a polis should rule itself was called “eleutheria”—“freedom”—by the ancient Greeks, by the way. As the example of Sparta shows, freedom in the Greek sense did not necessarily have anything to do with democracy.