De Tocqueville saw a promising nation

It would be a shame to allow Alexis de Tocqueville’s birthday — his 210th — to pass unremarked. The perceptive Frenchman, born on July 29, 1805, made a tour of our country in 1831 and penned his classic, “Democracy in America.” He clearly loved the new nation and its government based on ideas, not power. But he just as clearly saw the…

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