Day: June 15, 2022

  • STOIC CALENDAR: The Death of Socrates 2022

    Today marks the 2,421st anniversary of Socrates’ death, which took place on June 15th, 399 BC in Athens. On May 16th, he defended himself unsuccessfully against charges of immorality and impiety (both considered a kind of sedition against the state) and sentenced to death. That day, he was escorted across the agora one last time…