Government is necessary. But just as people must be governed, so must government be governed. A government not governed, or held accountable, by the people, ceases to be an advantage to its people, becoming, instead, a tyranny, however soft, that rules their lives.
So is our government governed? Clearly not. Maybe we can start to change that this November. I hope so, but I fear it will be too late. That pesky 16th amendment seems to be the ripe fruit which once bitten causes mankind to fall….