Thought for the day – November 23, 2007
Special interests have replaced the concern that the Founders had for general welfare. Vote trading is seen as good politics. The errand-boy mentality is ordinary, the defender of liberty is seen as bizarre. It’s difficult for one who loves true liberty and utterly detests the power of the state to come to Washington for a period of time and not leave a true cynic.
You can get his Freedom Under Siege in PDF form here.
Although timely in 1984, it’s relevance only gets more important as time goes on, IMHO. I may have found my Presidential Candidate.
EDIT: to add the Freedom Under Siege PDF reference.