"THE BALLOT IS STRONGER THAN THE BULLET." Abraham Lincoln
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"I believe it is an established maxim in morals that he who makes an assertion without knowing whether it is true or false is guilty of a falsehood and the accidental truth of the assertion does not justify or excuse him." Abraham Lincoln
Added by Al LeBlanc on May 2, 2017 at 11:16am — No Comments
"A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations, and always changing easily with changes of popular opinions and sentiments, is the only true sovereign of a free people." Abraham Lincoln
(This is especially true when the popular vote favors the sentiments of the majority of the people versus the electoral college, which in my opinion, favors a "rigged democratic system" ? Any comments ?).
Added by Al LeBlanc on November 12, 2016 at 5:56pm — No Comments
More than 2000 years ago, in his classic text History of the Peloponnesian War, the Athenian historian Thucydides insightfully declared that interest, honor, and fear propel nations into destructive wars. As the interest-based approach in China-U.S. relations is threatened by rising trade protectionism, …Continue