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The Dissent of the Governed: Only 21% of Americans believe the government has the consent of the governed.

MARCH 17, 2014 | by MIGUEL DUQUE

Is government legitimate?

The most recent results of an annual Rasmussen poll indicate that only 21% of Americans believe that their government has the consent of the governed. That result, with whatever weight it carries, suggests that a whopping 79% are not even positive that this government is legitimate.

This shouldn’t come to much surprise considering the state’s inflating track record of abuse and brutality. Take, for example, how it has sought to force millions of us, at the threat of escalated theft and violence, to purchase the health care plans of the equally-corrupt corporations that use government privilege to pillage and destroy the free market.

Take the enormity of the so-called justice system which serves no purpose other than to wage war both against competing criminal firms and against completely innocent people whom they kidnap and hold for ransom. Take the notion that the state now spies on every single electronic communication of everyone in the world at every second of the day. Take the nightmarish reality that we’ve handed the power to eradicate the entire planet in an instant to complete psychopaths. We are witnessing police state, security state, welfare and warfare state fully unveil itself as a monstrous beast from hell.

http://thedesertlynx.com/2014/03/17/dissent-of-the-governed/

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The best question is, what

The best question is, what percent of people actually believe in the principal that in order for a government to be legitimate, it has to obtain the consent of the governed? It is largely because people ignore, or try to leave the job of governing to someone else that we wound up here.

None of them do.. Not a

None of them do.. Not a republican, democrat, progressive, conservative, libertarian, socialist, communist or fascist group have any rights over anyone else. Government and everything associated with it is a racket and people are waking up to this fact every single day.

The biggest lie in history is the notion that without control there will be chaos, but when you look around this site there are still some that don't quite get this truth..

what is dps.picturesearch.me...?

I can't get to the Rasmusen article because my computer is getting jammed up trying to connect to dps.picturesearch.me...

:-/

the Rasmussen article kicked over my cookie jar.

Interesting. Even more interesting is that I could not originally get to this story because my computer was jammed up trying to connect to picturesearch.me... before I could connect. I took an alternative route to get onto this page. And even more interesting is that FACEBOOK wanted me TO CONFIRM MY PICTURES in my albums before I shared it.

When the Second American Revolution is complete...

The Liberty-minded people of America will regret that they waited so long to get involved and lament that the socialists had more influence in building the new government.

At their inceptions, the #Liberty, #OccupyWallStreet and #TeaParty movements all had the same basic goal... What happened?

Who wants to build a new government??

Once this one is gone I don't think we should repeat the same mistake again. There are much better ways to achieve order and justice.

The most powerful Law of Nature is Time. It is finite and we all will run out of it. Use this Law to your advantage, for it offers you infinite possibilities...

That's @ 64 million sheep who need educated

Can anyone say " let's get busier ?" .

Legitimate, a pigs stye has more legitimacy than administrations present and past do. For at least a pigs stye is exactly what it seems to be, whereas it's painfully obvious that our Government has zero resemblance to a representative ruling body which it pretends to be. And at present I prefer the pigs stye.

Stēkō

Drew, by the very grace of GOD through the blood of Christ Jesus.
"there shall come after us men whom shall garner great wealth using our system, and having done so shall seek to slam the door of prosperity behind them." George Washington

Just like the end of Animal

Just like the end of Animal farm, the animals on the farm couldn't tell the people from the pigs.

Yes

And pig have much more intrinsic class, and are thusly insulted by the comparison to " us ". Lol

Stēkō

Drew, by the very grace of GOD through the blood of Christ Jesus.
"there shall come after us men whom shall garner great wealth using our system, and having done so shall seek to slam the door of prosperity behind them." George Washington

Many issues, indeed

IMO however a larger point is 'what is the solution'?

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Nationallibertyalliance.org might be the answer.

Think Truth...Trust Truth...Rely on Truth!

Perhaps

while IMO, the Dignitarian ideology of individual choice through public Trusts is more practical and solvent
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