The American people today are becoming more and more afraid of, and are running
away from, their own revolution. The American Revolution, contrary to what many
persons think, was not essentially a series of battles. The essence of the American
Revolution was a revolutionary idea. It was a revolt from the old world notion of
a sovereign state and a subjected people to a sovereign people and a servant state.
We are today running toward the very thing we originally ran away from. I wou...