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... or personal bearing of many remarks which we might deem insignificant ; on
his dexterity in turning against his opponents their own phrases , convicting them
out of their own mouths ; in short , on the force of this speech as an argument .
In the first he attempted to refute Bolingbroke ' s arguments against revealed
religion by showing that they might be urged with equal force against the thing
which in his eyes was scarcely less sacred , the social organization by which the
by this action wrought the people up to the pitch of rioting , the government , in
order to quell disturbances , called out a military force which killed some twenty
people . When the question of excluding Wilkes was pending , Burke in several ...
In the first he argued that the Tea Duty was of no use to England for revenue ; that
it only served to irritate the Americans ; and that by winning the loyalty of the
colonists England could get more than she could ever take by force . In the
It is interesting to compare this plea for India with his plea for America . In both he
displays the same conservatism , the same distrust of mere theories , and the
same intense hatred of all schemes of government which rest upon brute force
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This well-crafted address was presented as a series of suggestions for a way to conciliate the American colonists and avoid a revolt. The common-sense points that Burke makes and the ways that he goes ... Прочетете пълната рецензия