What was the basis for killing hundreds of thousands of people and wrecking various economies in order to prevent people from exercising their right of free association?
Originally Posted by Mr_Truth
It seems that if the Constitution allows for that, perhaps it is not a document to be praised nor are it's agents and their opinions people to be held up as laudable or worthy of our respect and honor.
"The principle that the end justifies the means is, in individualist ethics, regarded as the denial of all morals. In collectivist ethics it becomes necessarily the supreme rule" -- F. A. Hayek.
"A day, an hour, of virtuous liberty is worth a whole eternity in bondage" -- Joseph Addison's "Cato, A Tragedy" (1713)
"The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion." - Albert Camus