Most Americans would trim liberties to be safer

This survey found 51 percent of Americans agreeing that “it is necessary to give up some civil liberties in order to make the country safe from terrorism.”

Is liberty the new love handles? Then sign me up for some land-o-the-free liposuction!

“If you want total security, go to prison. There you’re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking… is freedom.”

— Dwight D. Eisenhower

Author: Father Silouan Thompson

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