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What Ron Paul Gets Wrong

anti-neocon Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 11:03 AM
joan, please explain. defend your accusation.
Texas Chris Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 12:17 PM
I doubt she'll return, but here's her argument in a nutshell:

"Civil War, you lost, we won, shut up and pay your taxes or we will invade you again."

And if that doesn't quell your subversion:

"USA! USA! USA!"

Congressman Ron Paul has just delivered his valedictory address in the House of Representatives. And he has told TV interviewers that the American Revolution was a wonderful example of secession. He's a much better OB/GYN, I'm sure, than he is a student of America's history. He could be cited for political malpractice.

If the Founding Fathers and the Patriots who fought and won the Revolution were seceding, why is it that none of them ever called it secession? They certainly had the word back then. They invoked the well-known right of revolution. They had read their John Locke and their Montesquieu,...