First Principles: The Safe Depository of the Ultimate Powers of American Society Is the People Themselves

“I know no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them, but to inform their discretion by education. This is the true corrective of abuses of constitutional power.” – Thomas Jefferson (1820)

How dare Speaker Pelosi and others declare that the people cannot be trusted with the freedoms God has endowed us with in holding free election?.  How dare Obama say that the American people do not deserve freedom?  How ignorant that there are those who would follow them to the grave of America willingly dug by those who are absent understanding what our nation was founded on.



About alohapromisesforever

Writer, poet, musician, surfer, father of two princesses.
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