Ron Paul merely suggested that we do not have the right to interfere in other people's matters or attack innocent people when we are in no way threatened.
Our intervention in many nations have prevented the people from properly voicing their desires because we imposed our desires on them. Such as the case in Libya. Instead of letting the actual people decide what is best for them we crippled then through sanctions which burdened the people, not the leaders and forced them to accept the fate we choose instead of them.
What if during the American Revolution another country came in drove out the British and told us what kind of country we can have. It would certainly not be the country our Founders created. We would be puppets of another county's will.
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto. - T. Jefferson rЭVO˩ution
"Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget that the state wants to live at the expense of everyone.” - BASTIAT
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