Thirty-one years ago then President Regan called on Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall. Shortly afterwards that wall came tumbling down. Twenty-five years later President Trump called for a wall to be built along the southern border. Basement Joe hasn’t been inaugurated yet. But at the urging of sycophants a wall is being erected around the Capitol to protect politicians from the people that elected them.
Compare and Contrast
Words from an old dead white guy. What could he possibly have to say that would be applicable to today?
The only thing Ben Franklin got wrong was his fear of magistrates overstepping their bounds. He couldn’t conceive of the abusive power of Twitter, Facebook and Goggle.