Democracy and Elections

Looking Back at Tom Paine's Radical Legacy

An Independence Day look back at the radical influence of Thomas Paine, whose words helped spark the American Revolution.
An Independence Day look back at the radical influence of Thomas Paine, the often-overlooked founding father whose words sparked the American Revolution.

Nick Penniman is the executive director of the American News Project.
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