Read this cover story of The Spectator. If you think it can’t happen here, think again. Remember the Patriot Act? Now that Bush has been re-elected with a ‘legitimate’ mandate, or as he calls it, mucho political capital, I expect he will continue to erode our liberties in the alleged name of security against a foe our own government is responsible for helping to create and which it continues to provoke.
Geoffrey is an Aristotelian-Libertarian political philosopher, writer, editor, and web designer. He is the founder of the Libertarian Fiction Authors Association. His academic work has appeared in Libertarian Papers, the Journal of Libertarian Studies, the Journal of Value Inquiry, and Transformers and Philosophy. He lives in Greenville, NC.