The Institutionalization of Tyranny
by Paul Craig Roverts – CounterPunch 21-1-2013
Republicans and conservative Americans are still fighting Big Government in its welfare state form. Apparently, they have never heard of the militarized police state form of Big Government…
Republicans, including those in the House and Senate, are content for big government to initiate wars without a declaration of war or even Congress’ assent, and to murder with drones citizens of countries with which Washington is not at war. … But heaven forbid that big government should do anything for a poor person.