First, the survival of political liberty
and a political community depends on a shared culture and the habits of
character that protect it.
One of these notions read that “to occupy
nature, the soil, as exclusive property, this no individual has the right to
do. ” Another said that “labor has an incontestable claim to the value of its
product” and if “the capitalist” did not agree, then the government “has to
interfere” to secure this right. A third called for the government to pay for
instruction in German to the children of immigrants.