British MP Douglas Carswell attacks Ron Paul's views on democracySubmitted by compromise on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 06:58
'"Pure democracy is dangerous" warns Ron Paul. It means the "majority dictating to the minority", and leads to the inexorable growth of Big Government.
For once I disagree with the sage of Texas. I fear the great man is repeating the mistake many small state conservatives make when he sees democracy as a danger, rather than an ally against the overbearing state.'