Civic literacy is the ability to acquire knowledge necessary to share The Republican Form of Government. Civic literacy is the ability to communicate, cooperate, and coordinate. Civic literacy is the source of community. Grammar, Rhetoric, Logic, Geometry, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and Music are The Seven Foundation Learning Blocks for Civic Reasoning which is the language of Freedom. Thomas Jefferson: "No one more sincerely wishes the spread of information among mankind than I do, and none has greater confidence in its affect upeards supporting free and good government." John Quincy Adams: "To furnish the means of acquiring knowledge is the greatest benefit that can be conferred upon mankind." Hosea: "My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge!"