One who intends to leave others better off for his having existed.

12/27/09

Iran Video: Is dissent the highest form of patriotism?

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qPt8-TE8dxo&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

What could happen if a generation of underemployed, underpaid, educated and indebted young adults become disillusioned by their elders’ financial mismanagement, and seek to identify and punish those responsible?


 


This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it.


 


Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government,


they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it,


or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.


 


Abraham Lincoln

1 comment:

Brenda Bowers said...

"This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it.



Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government,

they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it,

or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it."

Abraham Lincoln


Just felt this needs repeating. Often! BB