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What is the connection between moral character and political activism? Should there be a link between good moral character and political activity?

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    First, define "good moral character."

    Did Henry David Thoreau, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Mahatma Gandhi display "good moral character" in their peaceful acts of civil disobedience?

    Did a lot of the presidents, including Thomas Jefferson, Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower, John Kennedy, and Bill Clinton display "good moral character" when they had extramarital relationships?

    What do you think?

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    No it was indeed not a good moral character judgement on there part

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