Camilla Cavendish on the Oversized State …
Posted by rantingkraut on June 12, 2008
“It’s not just the cash. Every new agency, every new initiative, nudges down the ratio of normal citizens to busybodies. Britain is starting to feel like a nation of traffic wardens. The mentality of officialdom is increasingly malevolent.
In a free society, rights and laws protect people from the government. In a tyranny, rights and laws protect government from the people.” (More)
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