“An outstanding feature
of the open market is the businessman, whose success or failure depends
entirely on his ability to "focus on consumer needs" and so combine
existing and potential factors of production to serve consumers most
efficiently. The only constructive role government can play under the free
market method of overcoming poverty is to see that the participation of
individuals is strictly voluntary--that none is permitted to steal from or
cheat or enslave another. In the free and open society, the organized force of
government is to be used only if necessary to protect the lives and property of
peaceful individuals. In other words, the proper function of government is to
protect against robbery rather than practice it.” – Paul L. Poirot, The
"Laws that forbid the carrying of arms ...
disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes. ...
Such laws make things worse for the assaulted and better for the
assailants." - Cesare Beccaria
be a principle that ought not to be questioned within the United States, it is,
that every nation has a right to abolish an old government and establish a new
one. This principle is not only recorded in every public archive, written in
every American heart, and sealed with the blood of a host of American martyrs;
but is the only lawful tenure by which the United States hold their existence
as a nation." - James
Madison, Helevidius, No. 3, 1793
“Man had better be without education than be educated by their
rulers.” - Thomas Hodgskin [masked])British physician who early described
(1832) the malignant disease of lymph tissue that bears his name.
We are Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians & Independents all working together to advance the cause of liberty and to remind our representatives to follow the Constitution!
This group is run locally.
This grassroots Meetup will help you network with other Liberty Lovers of Bexar County, and provide you with tools and information as well as activities to help with the local effort.
"He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppresion; for if he violates this duty he estabalishes a precedent that will reach to himself." -Thomas Paine, Common Sense 1776