“If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.”
_James Madison

I don’t know about you, but I’ve seen an awful lot of this since 2001.  If drone strikes against civilians, going through full-body scanners just to be able to get on an airplane, having your conversations tapped by the government without a warrant, seeing the police become increasingly militarized, and seeing laws passed that enable the government to indefinitely detain “Suspected terrorists” who are US citizens without trial bothers you, yet you support a foreign policy of aggression or “humanitarianism” rather than defense… you might want to reconsider what you really believe the role of government is, or its nature.  James Madison understood what many Americans are learning right now, or have yet to learn.


One thought on ““If Tyranny and…

  1. initially I said “Don’t know alot about you”… I removed the word “alot” so it makes sense. So if you read this in the first couple hours after I posted it and were slightly confused, that’s the reason why.

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