How long will people continue to believe when someone opposes a specific government policy that person is un-patriotic?
“One to whom the interests of a part seem superior to those of the whole. The dupe of statesmen and the tool of conquerors.”
‘Patriot’ from “The Devil’s Dictionary” by Ambrose Bierce
“One of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.”
Charles A. Beard (1874-1949), American historian