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Voter Rights Are Not Free

margo31 Wrote: Jun 11, 2012 2:19 AM
Beautiful! Thank you! Please send a copy to every politician in the country.And every voter registry.I am now inspired to get back to D.C. to revisit these treasures, and to hound my state's attorney general about how things are cleaning up, here!

Engraved large on one of the walls of the Korean War Veterans Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, DC are the words “Freedom is not free.”

It is sad that so many are unable or unwilling to appreciate the truth of this simple phrase or are ready to heed those who have or seek power who distort it.

I cannot think of anything hurting us more today than false and confused notions about the nature of the ideal of freedom.

Recently Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) appeared on Chris Matthews’ Hardball show and in discussion about voter ID laws he...