Alex Tokarev

Alex Tokarev, Ph.D., is associate professor of economics and philosophy at Northwood University. Dr. Tokarev would like to acknowledge the contribution of his daughter, Kristin Tokarev, B.B.A., M.S., a research assistant, in the composition of this essay.

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Liberty: An Ideal Rooted in Our Very Humanity

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.” The idea of equality lies at the very foundation of the American republic. Building our social lives, channeling our economic pursuits, and establishing our political institutions on the principles enunciated in our Declaration of Independence unleashed the entrepreneurial potential of our people that created prosperity for the greatest number. Continue Reading...