Thursday, February 2, 2012

Eisenhower Forewarns of Threat to Democracy and the People

In his farewell speech in 1961, Eisenhower talks about the threat from the US military industrial complex to liberties and democratic processes, and he encourages Americans to be politically active and vigilant to protect their freedoms. In contrast, US politicians like Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney talks about quiet rooms and the politics of envy. 

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