Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Who are the real traitors?

"I'm neither traitor nor hero. I'm an American." –- Edward Snowden

"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen." -- Samuel Adams

Leon Trotsky, who also participated in a brutal fascist surveillance state, put it best: "The real criminals hide under the cloak of the accusers."

[A must-read story.]