“When you break the big laws, you do not get liberty; you do not even get anarchy. You get the small laws.”
― G.K. Chesterton
and if you don’t think GK was right better take a look around.
“Colorado’s new laws regarding recreational marijuana are grabbing national headlines, but that measure is only one of hundreds of new laws to go into effect across the
country on January 1. The Stream takes a look at a few of the noteworthy, and some unconventional, ones below.”
How bout Bloomberg’s ban on soda’s and NYC’s recent laws because of their socialist culture and the Marxist mayor they elected.
Now consider the big laws such as protecting the life of the unborn and marriage. All thrown out the window. Everywhere you turn around the rights of parents have been taken over by rule of the state.
Chesterton has been proven completely right. I’m sure you can name a dozen or better new (ridiculous)laws you’ve encountered (or know of) that the Fed or State government has passed recently. Now think about the moral laws we ought to live by that are being trampled on and thrown out the window.
We are regulated to death by the small laws as we watch the break down of civilized society.