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Consent of the Governed

It seems that we will be having a President Trump after all.  I read an article that was claiming that the United States has become the laughing stock of the world after the last election, and I felt like it was missing the problem with this leadership entirely. 395 more words

Culture

The Ruling Elite Has Lost the Consent of the Governed, by Charles Hugh Smith

The swindled and the conned have wised up to the swindle and the con. From Charles Hugh Smith at oftwominds.com:

Brimming with hubris and self-importance, the ruling Elite and mainstream media cannot believe they have lost the consent of the governed. 483 more words

Government

Constitutions To Go - epub e-books

Thomas Jefferson, for one, believed that the only safe repository for democracy was an enlightened (educated) voter, combined with wise and honest officials. He believed that citizens needed “to know his rights; to exercize with order and justice those he retains; to choose with discretion the fiduciary of those he delegates; and to notice their conduct with diligence, with candor, and judgment;” 265 more words

We The People

The presumption of taking our consent for granted

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,297

Saturday 26 December 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

The words of Howard Zinn – “Civil disobedience is not our problem. 457 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron