Why We Never Make Progress on Guns, or Anything Else

Democracy.

It is a system of government that promises much. It boldly declaims that governmental legitimacy is gained exclusively through the consent of the governed. Throughout history the alternatives to democracy were uttery indifferent to that consent. Governmental “legitimacy” mostly derived from burning at the stake or beheading anyone who dissented.

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Daylin Leach

Daylin Leach

Long-time state House and Senate member, author of PA’s Medical Marijuana law, also creator of “shit-gibbon!” Comedian, professor, father of 2 awesome children!