Excerpt From the Declaration…

“…That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, — That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness. Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experience hath shewn that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security. ..–Declaration of Independence

Are we there yet?

Look at Honduras…they didn’t put up with it from their president.  And look at the people striking for freedom in Iran.  Examples for us?


3 thoughts on “Excerpt From the Declaration…

  1. FYI to Kathy

    Midknight Review’s BLOG OF THE MONTH (there are so many)

    Midknight Review recommends Watching The Nation . “Kathy” has good thoughts and does most of her own script. Her articles have less verbiage than here which may be a good thing but we are what we are.

  2. An awe-inspiring post, and congratulations on your recognition too.

    Here’s wishing you and yours a safe and Happy 4th of July. God Bless America!

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