Does this reflect American values?

Discussion in 'Law and Justice System' started by Skeptik, Oct 29, 2008.

  1. Skeptik
    Offline

    Skeptik Astute observer

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    Messages:
    727
    Thanks Received:
    99
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    The late great Bear Flag Republic
    Ratings:
    +100
    The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    I've been led to believe that it does, but now I'm not so sure. What do you think?
     
  2. CactusCarlos
    Offline

    CactusCarlos Member

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    185
    Thanks Received:
    27
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Ratings:
    +27
    Why are you not so sure?
     
  3. Skeptik
    Offline

    Skeptik Astute observer

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    Messages:
    727
    Thanks Received:
    99
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    The late great Bear Flag Republic
    Ratings:
    +100
    Based on reflection, and the government policies I see in place currently.
     
  4. xsited1
    Offline

    xsited1 Agent P

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    17,750
    Thanks Received:
    5,291
    Trophy Points:
    198
    Location:
    Little Rock, AR
    Ratings:
    +5,303
    It used to, but not anymore. America is becoming more like a European country everyday.
     
  5. Skeptik
    Offline

    Skeptik Astute observer

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    Messages:
    727
    Thanks Received:
    99
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    The late great Bear Flag Republic
    Ratings:
    +100
    People in Europe generally live pretty well.

    Do you view that as a good thing, a bad thing, or indifferent?
     
  6. xsited1
    Offline

    xsited1 Agent P

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    17,750
    Thanks Received:
    5,291
    Trophy Points:
    198
    Location:
    Little Rock, AR
    Ratings:
    +5,303
    They live okay, but their freedoms are highly restricted. Most trade their liberty for some type of government support.
     
  7. Skeptik
    Offline

    Skeptik Astute observer

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    Messages:
    727
    Thanks Received:
    99
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    The late great Bear Flag Republic
    Ratings:
    +100
    Are you sure about that? How do you know?
     

Share This Page