Liberty vs. Safety

Since the recent wiretapping scandal I have been reminded a few times by a few different people of this adage: They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.

I would like to put forward a new adage that goes like this: Everyone deserves both liberty and safety.

It’s that easy.

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About Christopher Lane Hinson

A hairy haskell hacker with interests in games, computer science, and social justice.
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