John Quincy Adams

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  • BOOK REVIEW: 'John Quincy Adams'

    When Secretary of State John F. Kerry declared the Monroe Doctrine, a pillar of U.S. foreign policy in name if not strict practice for nearly two centuries, officially a dead letter, he noted that it bore the name of the president who proclaimed it.

  • Illustration by Tom for Trouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

    FEULNER: How to handle monsters

    It goes without saying that Syrian President Bashar Assad is a monster. He's killed thousands of his own citizens, unleashed chemical weapons against rebels, and is closely associated with Iran's dangerous rulers.

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    DIBACCO: A lifelong public servant

    July 11 marked the anniversary of the birth of John Quincy Adams in 1767, sixth president of the United States and son of the second president, John Adams.

  • BOOK REVIEW:’John Quincy Adams’

    In 1766 there was an estimated population of 2.5 million people in the 13 British Colonies in America. If you remove the women and children and then the Tories with their women and children, you had no more than half a million males, most of whom were semiliterate agriculturists. A small group of well-educated lawyers and occasional government officials helped hold the country together, and from that group came the men we know as the Founding Fathers.

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    Overhaul for 'Best'

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