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A Critical Review Of Washington's Farewell Speech

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I am going to be completely honest I have never read any of Washington’s speeches. These primary documents lined the walls at the museum at Mount Vernon but it was summer and my brain was drawn to the interactive videos that didn’t require heavy analysis on my part. Washington’s Farewell address was actually really hard to read. I had to reread every paragraph a few times before my brain could put definitions with words but after some google searches I realized that everything that Washington warned America not to do we have done. I will start with the most prevalent issue in this document; foreign affairs and neutrality. Washington states “The nation which indulges toward another an habitual hatred or an habitual fondness is in some degree
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