Browsing the archives for the liberty tag

SPECIAL EDITION

In this special edition of WWGWD I wish to address a problem with the current mindset of a great number of people.  It seems that, come election time, people narrow down, in their heads, which two people are the most likely to get elected.  They then choose to support the one that the lesser of […]

Endless oppression brings the Paine.

“He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.” – Thomas Paine Thomas Paine was an Englishman who made it to America just in time to take part in the American Revolution.  He was the journalist […]

John Adams feared ignorance.

“Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people.” – John Adams In this quote, by America’s second president, he refers the secrecy in government.  He believed that people could not have liberty without the knowledge of what their representatives were up to. I fully believe that John Adams was onto something.  Today, with their […]

Dialogue with a Drone

[Foreward: No actual names or places are mentioned to protect the identity of the person deemed a drone (in my opinion). This is not an attempt to disparage any person; it is simply my own account of observations based on what took place and drawing conclusions within my own generation’s cultural beliefs which are perceived […]