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Ron Paul's Texas Straight Talk 8/27/12: We Must Reclaim our Language and Liberties from Politicians

Ron Paul's Texas Straight Talk 8/27/12: We Must Reclaim our Language and Liberties from Politicians

http://youtu.be/Boa6NAbY9MQ

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The Poisoning of Language

is a eye opening chapter in the Fredrick Hayek's The Fatal Conceit: The Errors of Socialism

He points out that a government that can redefine language, can more easily Rule the people it has assumed control over. Liberal, conservative, welfare, social, justice, and many more terms have been modified to be meaningless.

He advises that without definable words, communication and thought are much more difficult.

bumping--

this is certainly appropriate for now--

it's hard to be awake; it's easier to dream--

Profound

I never use the words:

- liberal

- conservative

- Democrat

- Republican

- libertarian

- democracy

- conspiracy theory

- terrorist

- Tea Party

- Occupy

... unless I am using them in some way to educate people about some underlying reality, or discuss actual issues that require some kind of identification.

Because people have automatic, knee jerk emotional responses to these words that prevent them from understanding what you are talking about.

Very profound from Dr Paul.

RP Straight Talk

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Thank you my friend

And have a look at all those who attack me these days pretending to be Ron Paul supporters - they down-voted this post BECAUSE I posted it!!!

Imagine this -- "Ron Paul supporters" down-voting the latest message from... Ron Paul.

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Perhaps the greatest educator of our time.

Every speech, every broadcast, every article is a lesson in history or philosophy, ethics, political science, economics, each laced with kindness and generosity of spirit.

I gave you a bump legalize

Thanks for posting brother for liberty..

Thank you brother

Adding you to my DP friends list right now.

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The misuse of words comes

The misuse of words comes about by people hearing someone use a term and they think they know what it means, however they have not bothered to look up the definition. Here is a place to buy a Noah Webster 1828 Dictionary of American English: http://www.1828-dictionary.com/ . This is a good place to began learning. I have my own definition for pitiful pathetic pettifogging politicians the opposite of honest truthful freedom loving statesman like Ron Paul.

I want to know how we can

I want to know how we can attach concrete meanings to words that have been hijacked by politicians. Does anyone out there have any ideas? This concept is spoken of by Dr. Paul at the end of his comments.

That's a good question...

and I guess the simple answer is education, in whatever shape or form that may take. The American voter may be waking up, but to get the average Joe non-political junkie to think critically about these matters is a huge mountain to climb.

I would slightly change Dr. Paul's comment (coercion is a big word to some) and place it on thousands of billboards (Caution: Where does the money come from to do this?):

Freedom is living with minimal government involvement in our lives.

Oh so true

"Freedom is living without government coercion"

Based on that statement, I think you could agree that we are not free, as government coercion has seeped into every aspect of our daily living, so much so that we don't even recognize it anymore.

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Bump

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Thank you for a bump

& God bless the Mod for the embed and the front page.

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