First Principles: Nothing Is More Certain Than That A General Profligacy and Corruption of Manners Make A People Ripe For Destruction

“Nothing is more certain than that a general profligacy and corruption of manners make a people ripe for destruction. A good form of government may hold the rotten materials together for some time, but beyond a certain pitch, even the best constitution will be ineffectual, and slavery must ensue.” – John Witherspoon (1776)

Attorney General Barr is having to go to Capitol Hill today to explain that attempting to kill our police officers, burning buildings and throwing feces at other officers is bad and in violation of the law.   How has my nation become governed by folks who cannot even read the basic tenets of the law?  I am going to have to put this under willful ignorance and carry on.



About alohapromisesforever

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