Heroes and Villains
Elizabeth Eckford, the Little Rock Nine, and Respect
An investigation of the virtue of respect and why it is important in a society that values individual liberty through the experience of Elizabeth Eckford and the Little Rock Nine. Respect is defined as protecting your mind and body as previous aspects of your identity and to extend that protection to every other person you encounter.
A set of actions and habits necessary for the safe, effective, and mutually beneficial participation in a society.
Every individual is equal to every other person in regards to natural rights and treatment before the law.
The idea that only a knowledgeable and virtuous citizenry can sustain liberty.