Radio broadcast on Sunday, May 9, 2010 from 1 PM to 3 PM EDT: The greatest threat to freedom, as I have argued for years, is the ignorance of We the People as to the source of freedom.
Liberty does not come from government. Never has, never will. The best that our Founding Fathers could hope for was that we would not forget that government was instituted among men in order to protect freedom, not grant it.
As Henry Waxman attacks our freedom to heal, as do bureaucrats from the FDA and FTC, it should be obvious by now the the greatest enemy of freedom is government. However, if I take it a step further, we have met the enemy and he is us.
Smoky the Bear used to remind us that