Is it Government of the People, by the People and for the People? Or is it People of the Government, by the Government and for the Government?

In his November 19, 1863 Gettysburg Address, President Lincoln said “government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.” Were he still around today he might conclude that what the Civil War couldn’t accomplish, today’s politicians are close to doing–that is, destroying a … Read more…