Saturday, September 14, 2013

Conquer or Die

“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine whether Americans are to be freemen or slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their houses and farms are to be pillaged and destroyed, and themselves consigned to a state of wretchedness from which no human efforts will deliver them. The fate of unborn millions will now depend, under God, on the courage and conduct of this army. Our cruel and unrelenting enemy leaves us only the choice of brave resistance, or the most abject submission. We have, therefore, to resolve to conquer or die.”
- - - George Washington, Address to the Continental Army before the Battle of Long Island (27 August 1776).

Equally applicable now, needing only to emphasize that voluntary slavery in ignorance via socialism is still slavery.

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