Why We Should Mistrust The Governmenton May 23rd, 2013 at 6:56 am
Liberals believe government is the solution to your problems. Lovers of Liberty see government as a necessary evil and should be minimized whenever possible. Because government will always look to expand their power at the expense of your liberty.
This isn’t a new battle, as overreach by the government goes back to the birth of the nation. Below is an article by Judge Napolitano detailing why limited government is really the answer.
It should come as no surprise that President Obama told Ohio State students at graduation ceremonies recently that they should not question authority and they should reject the calls of those who do. He argued that “our brave, creative, unique experiment in self-rule” has been so successful that trusting the government is the same as trusting ourselves; hence, challenging the government is the same as challenging ourselves. And he blasted those who incessantly warn of government tyranny.
Yet, mistrust of government is as old as America itself. America was born out of mistrust of government. Read the rest here.