Speaking Truth to Power: The Trial of Socrates

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” Socrates Socrates, one of the most famous philosophers, was sentenced to death, essentially for the mischief he caused with his inquisitive mind. He was accused of influencing the youth with his dangerous thoughts, and of undermining the belief in the gods. In the Apologia, Plato recounts theContinue reading “Speaking Truth to Power: The Trial of Socrates”