Your government has failed you. No it didn’t, you failed yourself, you are the government, you remained uninformed.
“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a society.” All you have to do is dumb it down and get people to quit reading. Ray Bradbury’s quote is important to society in more ways than one. If people cease to read books, then the acquisition of knowledge also stops …
True politicians run for office because they feel a call to serve their country, to give something back. They run for office to make the government work better for all the people and to strengthen the country and keep it secure for future generations.
We are now living in a time when far too many politicians run for office for the reasons of greed and power, the ability to accumulate large sums of money from wealthy contributors. It is a very sad thing that their patriotism seems to be with multinationals and conglomerates and a new world that will be run by a wealthy elite group.
I would like to send out a call to all the voters who remained uninformed during this past presidential election. Start getting yourself informed, read a newspaper, watch the news on TV, listen to the radio, just become informed about what is happening in Washington D.C.. While you do that, also stay up to date on international news, we are all in this together. If you don’t like what is happening, contact your politicians and shake them up a little, tell them what you wish to have them do, while there are employed by you.