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America at a Precipice, Freedom at Risk

hlloyd Wrote: Sep 22, 2012 3:34 PM
There is no conspiracy to take away our freedoms. Really, there's not. But you can find a correlation between freedom and population. Simply put for you guys, the more of us there are, the less freedom we can have. Example: When everyone in florida lived on a one acre lot, septic tanks were fine. But when lot size went to half of that, it was more than could be absorbed, and sewers had to be installed. Sewers became mandatory, not to stifle individual freedom, but so that A.- Developers could make more money with high density housing, or B.- To provide housing for an increasing population. Or both. When I hear about shedding regulation, I visualize drums of toxic sludged dropped off in the middle of the night.

America stands at a precipice. Never before have so many of our fundamental, God-given freedoms hung by so thin a thread here at home as they do now.

This generation—you and I, our neighbors and co-workers, our families and friends—will soon decide on many fronts whether or not this great experiment in freedom continues or crumbles. We will decide if we keep our Republic.

We’ve all witnessed the dramatic events that began last week on the anniversary of Sept. 11th, when terrorists invaded our sovereign territory, burned it, and killed the US diplomatic team.

And we’ve also seen how certain...