December 25, 2001
To the editors, by
AZ. JAILer Denni Gonzalez
Frederick Douglass, Aug. 4, 1857,
said "Find out just what the people will submit to and you have found out the
exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these
will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or with both.
The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they
Allegedly, 80% of Americans are willing to stand back, wave
their little flags and sing "God Bless America" while the out-of-control
bureaucrats trample all over the US Constitution and Bill of Rights in the name
of "preserving freedom and fighting terrorism".
During the 60's, one of
the mantras in protest to the Viet Nam conflict was, "fighting for peace is like
f----g for chastity." Vulgar, yes, but very true.
This is pretty
much where we are now, some 35 plus years later, only the mantra is now:
"surrendering liberty to preserve freedom is like . . . " Well, you get
John Ashcroft has told us that if we dissent or question our
public servants (government), we are not "patriotic", that we are aiding the
"terrorists". Well, he's right about one thing: if we DO NOT DISSENT NOR
QUESTION THESE PUBLIC SERVANTS, we are most definitely "aiding" the VERY
TERRORISTS who are turning our free Republic into a police state.
Adolph Hitler used precisely the same argument when he cancelled the
German constitution and then passed laws making it perfectly "legal" for the
resultant Nazi atrocities to take place. And no one made even a peep in
dissension. No one questioned the "government".
How truly stupid are you
people? Why are you allowing Congress and judges to trample all over your
liberty, your freedom? And where in the H_ _ _ is the media? Why are our news
reporters not at least questioning these egregious, clearly unconstitutional
edicts that are being passed? The media is supposed to be the beacon of American
fundamental principles. Where is the medial outcry? Where is the
Most of all, where are the REAL American Patriots who are
supposed to be ever vigilant?
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"They that can give
up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty
nor safety."--Benjamin Franklin