Yes, I know I'm featuring a lot of quotes recently and that some of our forefathers are making an appearance. I need to remind myself more every day because I don't know what happened to us but I know we're better than this.
In 1776 John Adams was receiving letters from those frustrated with a perceived lack of progress towards independence and self rule. In response to one such letter Adams warned of the exceedingly dangerous task ahead. With regards to the notion of a ‘free government’ Adams wrote: