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Thomas Jefferson on Liberty
International Man ^ | 10 September 2012 | Jeff Thomas

Posted on 09/10/2012 5:35:03 PM PDT by arthurus

y Jeff Thomas, International Man

In 2010, it occurred to me that Thomas Jefferson has not been interviewed for some time on the state of things and that, as his comments are invariably insightful, there couldn't be a better time to seek his advice. Despite the fact that Tom has not been alive since 1826, he was very gracious in granting an interview in late 2010, in which we discussed The Proper Role of Government.

In 2011, I sought a second interview to discuss his views on Debt and Entitlement, as US debt had risen dramatically to pay for continued and growing entitlements, becoming a primary concern in the present economic crisis.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: evolution; liberty; tyranny

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