Tag Archives: liberty

THE TYRANNY OF THE MAJORITY (Posted 3rd Time)

Reason for latest repost:  This comment: mastersamwisesays: July 23, 2015 at 7:34 pm You would rely on the charity of a people that Alexis De Tocqueville described as practicing “self interest rightly understood?” It is an inescapable aspect of human … Continue reading

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SOME RANDOM THOUGHTS — a reblog

When I wrote WORSHIP OF THE GOD OF STUFF — A reblog, I got an interesting comment that inspired this reblog. It reminded me that some smart people who really should know better cannot figure out the difference between the government dole … Continue reading

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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 2

In MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 1, I promised to provide my answer to the subject question. Before I do, however, I would like to thank those who offered their thoughts in the comments following that last post. … Continue reading

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OF TWISTED WORDS => SOCIAL CONTRACT

When I visited Wikipedia to see what they had to say about the expression “Social contract,” I discovered that the denizens there don’t seem too happy with their own article. Perhaps that is because the article makes it clear that the expression … Continue reading

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THE SIN OF PRIDE, COMMUNITY, GOVERNMENT, AND LAW ENFORCEMENT — PART 3

What is wrong with our government? There are thousands upon millions of voices to tell us. Don’t almost all of us love to complain, but how many of us actually understand what we are complaining about? When I saw the … Continue reading

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