Washington's Farewell Address with Chris Burkett | Documents and Debates

On this episode of The American Idea, Jeff welcomes back Dr. Chris Burkett, Associate Professor of Political Science at Ashland University and Director of the Ashbrook Scholar Program, to talk about George Washington’s famous 1796 Farewell Address. Their conversation will examine the historical context of the speech and how George Washington’s republicanism is on full display in this enduring piece of political history.

Host: Jeff Sikkenga

Executive Producer: Greg McBrayer

Producer: Tyler MacQueen