Month: June 2016

What was Plato’s academy and why did it influence Western thought?

.The Academy, founded by the philosopher Plato in the early 4th century BCE, was perhaps one of the earliest institutions of higher learning. While it was not like a university where people would enroll and obtain advanced degrees, it functioned… Read More ›

I would like to Apologize.

I recently redirected my old wordpress.com blog to my new history wiki – DailyHistory.org. Unbeknownst to me, every change made on DailyHistory.org after that redirect was posted on your wordpress.com readers. I have a feeling that dozens and dozens of… Read More ›