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Benjamin Rush, a great patriot. This is a good, brief overview of his life.

Benjamin Rush is born - Dec 24, 1745 - HISTORY.com

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Benjamin Rush - Rush was active in the Sons of Liberty and was elected to attend the provincial conference to send delegates to the Continental Congress. Thomas Paine consulted Rush when writing the profoundly influential pro-independence pamphlet Common Sense. Rush represented Pennsylvania and signed the Declaration of Independence. He also represented Philadelphia at Pennsylvania's own Constitutional Convention, and got into trouble when he criticized the new Pennsylvania Constitution of…

Advice for Travel and Life: Founding Father Benjamin Rush’s 14 Rules for His Young Son, 1796

Advice for Travel and Life: Founding Father Benjamin Rush's 14 Rules for His Young Son, 1796 | Brain Pickings

Benjamin Rush, a lesser-known founding father, attended the Continental Congress and rather than continue in politics afterward like most of...

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