Comment: Devil’s Advocate. The difficulty with fighting for individual freedom is the fact that one spends almost all of one’s time scoundrels that are defending.

Comment: Devil’s Advocate. The difficulty with fighting for individual freedom is the fact that one spends almost all of one’s time scoundrels that are defending.

Because of it is against scoundrels that oppressive regulations are very first aimed, and oppression must certanly be stopped at the start if it’s become stopped after all. – H.L. Mencken

Oppressions constantly begin with those no one is happy to protect. Historically, that always meant some unpopular cultural or minority that is religious or else whores or other group who upset the prevailing mores of that time period and put. But since all legislation is created on precedent, it really is just a matter of the time prior to the maltreatment that is same extended to successively larger and much more broadly-defined teams.