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What Ron Paul Gets Wrong

jmonaco Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 1:45 PM
Modern marketing pap? What's being sold - toothpaste? Laundry detergent? Pushing propaganda is one thing but persuading people to believe in ideas shouldn't be treated as the same thing.
MrPaul Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 3:30 PM
To those who do not agree with me, the place to start is by offering constructive ideas of you own. Or is criticism the only thing you have to offer?

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,...