Tuesday, August 01, 2006

The Descent of Perspective on Human Freedom

Patrick Henry, 1775: "Give me liberty or give me death."

Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS), 2006: "I am a strong supporter of the first amendment and fourth amendment and civil liberties, but you have no civil liberties if you are dead."

More here.


At 9:24 AM, Blogger Molly said...

That Reason post was EXCELLENT. And I also liked the second comment (By Jake Shannon) about how we need a modern-day Thomas Paine. Some Common Sense would do Pat Roberts - and MANY MANY others - a lot of good. Hmmm...

Thanks for the link!


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