Solon
Solon: Great Lawmaker and First Democrat
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Solon (640-560 BC) was one of the most important men in the
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Cicero: Rome’s Greatest Defender
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom There are many great Romans whose names are still honored to this
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Emperor Commodus: Was He Really So Terrible?
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The Roman Emperor Commodus (161-192 AD) is widely regarded as one of
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Aurelius
The Life of Marcus Aurelius: Part III
Written by Katherine Kennedy, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Parthian Attacks With barely enough time to get comfortable in the Emperor’s
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The Life of Marcus Aurelius: Part II
Written by Katherine Kennedy, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom One Empire, Two Emperors Life changed drastically for Marcus Aurelius, and Rome
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Tiberius: Great Emperor or Monster?
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Tiberius( 42 BC –37 AD) was the second Roman Emperor and one
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Cato the Younger (95-46 BC)
Cato the Younger played an important role in the Fall of the Roman Republic. As the leader of the optimate
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Xerxes: King of Kings
By Katherine Kennedy, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom In an age of heroes and gods, when priests in lofty temples decided
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Alcibiades: A Lion and a Fox
Written by Brendan Heard, Author of the Decline and Fall of Western Art When I was about twenty five years of age,
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Why Alexander Invaded
By Cam Rea, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Alexander of Macedon, more widely known as Alexander the Great, is one of
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