Mumblings & grumblings: Politics, crime, and other assorted notions occupying my thoughts as I muddle through late middle age.
Thursday, July 05, 2012
A Lockeian Quote
"Whenever the legislators endeavor to take away and destroy the property
of the people, or to reduce them to slavery under arbitrary power,"
wrote the philosopher John Locke, "they put themselves into a state of
war with the people who are thereupon absolved from any further