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(Col Sellin) Founding Fathers Respond To The Issues of Today…

March 5, 2013 1 comment

Founding Fathers Respond To The Issues of Today

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The Audacity of Truth

It is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. ..For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it might cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst, and to provide for it – Patrick Henry, speech in the Virginia Convention, March 23, 1775. The public cannot be too curious concerning the characters of public men – Samuel Adams, letter to James Warren, November 4, 1775.

Written by Lawrence Sellin

The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them – Patrick Henry.

Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them – Joseph Story, Commentaries on the Constitution, 1833.

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The Constitution: The God That Failed (To Liberate Us From Big Government) by William Buppert « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ THE.GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

November 14, 2012 2 comments

The Constitution: The God That Failed (To Liberate Us From Big Government) by William Buppert:

“It appears even the much admired Washington was having none of the talk of independence and wanted a firm hand on the yoke of the states to make them obey their masters on high.

Washington’s behavior in the Whiskey Rebellion cast away any doubts of the imperious behavior of the central government a mere four year after the adoption of the Constitution.

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The Constitution: The God That Failed (To Liberate Us From Big Government) by William Buppert

June 5, 2011 4 comments

The Constitution: The God That Failed (To Liberate Us From Big Government) by William Buppert

The Constitution: The God That Failed (To Liberate Us From Big Government) by William Buppert:

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“It appears even the much admired Washington was having none of the talk of independence and wanted a firm hand on the yoke of the states to make them obey their masters on high.

Washington’s behavior in the Whiskey Rebellion cast away any doubts of the imperious behavior of the central governmenta mere four year after the adoption of the Constitution.

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