“I pledge allegiance to flag of the United States of America and to the democracy for which it stands.” That’s not what we say when pledging our allegiance to the flag! But today that’s what most people have come to think America is all about. Everywhere you read and nearly every commentary and Congressman you [...]
As you celebrate Independence Day this weekend, take ten minutes to watch this excellent summary of the various forms of government and why we chose to be a republic instead of a democracy. Also, take this as a warning for what America could be headed for if we don’t quickly reverse course.