Posts Tagged: government

Monkey see, monkey do

“So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.” -Elbert Hubbard Advertisements

Monkey see, monkey do

“So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.” -Elbert Hubbard

Transparency

“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

Transparency

“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

Power to the people

“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government-lest it come to dominate our lives and interests.” -Patrick Henry

Power to the people

“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government-lest it come to dominate our lives and interests.” -Patrick Henry

The United States of US

“Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.” “Remember, remember

The United States of US

“Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.” “Remember, remember

We’ve got to take the power back

“The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it comes stronger than their democratic state itself. That, in its essence, is fascism – ownership of government by

We’ve got to take the power back

“The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it comes stronger than their democratic state itself. That, in its essence, is fascism – ownership of government by

A call to arms to the people of Ohio

If the Egyptians were able to oust Mubarak, the Libyans Gaddafi, and the Tunisians President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, then surely the people of Ohio can put an end to Boehner’s reign of terror.  What’s funny is that I

A call to arms to the people of Ohio

If the Egyptians were able to oust Mubarak, the Libyans Gaddafi, and the Tunisians President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, then surely the people of Ohio can put an end to Boehner’s reign of terror.  What’s funny is that I

Conspiracy theorist conspire

“A conspiracy is nothing but a secret agreement of a number of men for the pursuance of policies which they dare not admit in public.” We live in a world veiled by a thin veneer of seemingly peaceful antics and

Conspiracy theorist conspire

“A conspiracy is nothing but a secret agreement of a number of men for the pursuance of policies which they dare not admit in public.” We live in a world veiled by a thin veneer of seemingly peaceful antics and