Thursday, August 8, 2013

Our Government is Running Amok

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  1. Yes, government at every level in America is becoming increasingly abusive of its citizens. America, once the self-proclaimed "Land of the Free and Home of the Brave," has in recent years morphed into The Land of the Fee and Home of the Slave. From spying on its citizens to ever-increasing tax burdens imposed on hard-working Americans to rampant discrimination against white citizens to unconstitutional ( malicious ) prosecutions of those the government deems to pose a threat to it...the "public servants" who purportedly work for the American citizen have become, instead, his and her master. This is not what the Founding Fathers of America intended or envisioned. Ultimately, though, this deplorable state of affairs is to be expected. As the English social philosopher Lord Acton astutely observed, "Power tends to corrupt; absolute power corrupts absolutely." How true. Americans have lost their once-great country to an abusive, power-grabbing elitist government that sneers at the Constitution and scorns the will of its people. Yes, the American government has run amok, and the once-free American citizen has become a mendicant serf...

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