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Mick Mulroy: Lead Like a Spartan

Mick Mulroy: Lead Like a Spartan

Audio excerpt from the Ancient Philosophy for Modern Leadership Virtual Conference

This episode features Mick Mulroy, co-founder of Lobo Institute, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, retired CIA Paramilitary Officer and U.S. Marine, ABC News Analyst, and MEI Fellow.

Mick will be featured at our March 11th event, Stoicism and Politics.


  • A revisit to Lycurgusleadership

  • His direction influenced the establishment of American democracy

  • Hoplite training began at 7 years of age, endurance and resilience training

  • Women had more rights in Sparta under Lycurgus’ leadership than anywhere in the world at that time


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