Friday, April 10, 2009

Small-fry Pirates, But Now Think About Imperialism.

The unConstitutional coup in the United States acts like a pirate!

With "Somali pirates being in the news, this great passage from Noam Chomsky comes to mind:

In the "City of God," St. Augustine tells the story of a pirate captured by Alexander the Great. The Emperor angrily demanded of him, "How dare you molest the seas?" To which the pirate replied, "How dare you molest the whole world? Because I do it with a small boat, I am called a pirate and a thief. You, with a great navy, molest the world and are called an emperor." St. Augustine thought the pirate's answer was "elegant and excellent.""

- So writes Ralph Raico on April 10th on

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