If that's the case, it's no surprise. The citizenry is conditioned in their understandings and perceptions by the government's actions, sooner or later.
All these years after the Unpatriot Act, folks see the Fourth as being irrelevant and null and void.
Killing one person is murder, killing 100,000 is foreign policy
In the EU, the strongest economy dictates a lot of economic policies to the other countries. IMO, they need to either become a country of United States like us or go for their sovereignty again. You can't half ass this step like they have.
Consider Greece. They haven't learned, and their current path is quickly leading to complete meltdown as a country. Yet, having learned nothing about fiscal policy, and the role of government, they are expecting others to bail them out. Total foolishness.
To her Wall Street owners: Hillary Clinton: “But if everybody's watching, you know, all of the back room discussions and the deals, you know, then people get a little nervous, to say the least. so, you need both a public and a private position.” - Hillary Clinton: "I'm kind of far removed from the struggles of the Middle Class"