Were America's founding fathers?...

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    Liberal
    Progressive
    or Conservative.

    Put it in context of what each party were at the time.

    I figure either liberal or progressive since conservatives wanted to stay with King George.
     
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    They were Conservative fighting for freedom, liberty and the right to self govern. Librul Progressives would have blown King George for free health care
     
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    There is a saying that I think it would be helpful for you to learn. It goes 'it is better to say nothing and be thought a fool, than open your mouth and confirm it'.
     
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    hahahahahah

    the rights inability to accept even the proper definition of words is just so telling.
     
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    Yeah about as I figured on this thread so far.

    RWAD's frothing at the mouth.
     
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    The Jeffersonian wing of the founders were classical liberals, and the nation was founded on classical liberal ideas. The Hamiltonian wing was conservative, and basically had the final say.
     
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    no progressives?
    Starting a new country sounds progressive to me.
     
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    No. The Federalist Party, the big government party, were conservatives. Even Hamilton couldn't have been considered a Progressive.
     
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    Libertarian.
     
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    conservatives did not support America they supported king george.

    You are talking federalists, they were not conservatives.
     

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