Learn about the biography of famous Greek philosopher Plato including his early life in Athens, the Peloponnesian War, a student of Socrates, the dialogue, The Republic, the Academy, legacy, and much more!
This animated book summary video on Plato
Vidoe Game explaining Plato's Philosophy.
Plato took a dim view of democracy as a process for deciding what to do. Plato thought rulers should be specially-trained philosophers chosen because they were incorruptible and had a deeper knowledge of reality than other people… an idea that only a philosopher could have come up with.