Originally Posted by Turd Burglar
I would say it sucks for them. I guess that's what happens when you live in a majority rules democracy, and you end up on the side with less votes?
We don't live in a democracy. We live in a representative Republic and a Constitution that restrains the govt as well as the majority when they violate rights, including property rights.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950