A republic is a form of government in which the people, or some significant portion of them, retain supreme control over the government, not the other way around as we see today. Oh BTW I am a strong advocate of the tenth amendment, and with this being said this will be the avenue to realign ourselves to the true meaning of who we are.
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This video clip was a defining moment for me at a very young age many years ago, non the less it makes a great point and pretty much places my beliefs spot on. If this actually happened they way it is portrayed in this clip, I would be both actors to the T.
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The Russell Kirk Center
I think I will see about starting a thread on "What is a Conservative" using Kirk text. I wonder if we can find a "What is a Liberal" to contrast with it?
Whatif, by chance, did you review the link about conservatism? If yes, did you have any thoughts to share?
Not only are they not sacrosanct, they were specifically intended not to be.
Economic Left/Right: -7.25, Authoritarian/Libertarian:-7.13
All over the place, from the popular culture to the propaganda system, there is constant pressure to make people feel that they are helpless, that the only role they can have is to ratify decisions and to consume. -Noam Chomsky