The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
– Thomas Jefferson, 1774
Unless the mass retains sufficient control over those entrusted with the powers of their government, these will be perverted to their own oppression, and to the perpetuation of wealth and power in the individuals and their families selected for the trust. Whether our Constitution has hit on the exact degree of control necessary, is yet under experiment…
– letter to M. Van Der Kemp, 1812, Thomas Jefferson
The Unholy Trinity
American pseudo-nobility > Domination of Mankind