Mudcat Café message #1733832 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #91220   Message #1733832
Posted By: LadyJean
06-May-06 - 12:38 AM
Thread Name: BS: Noted without comment: Trust
Subject: RE: BS: Noted without comment: Trust
Once upon a time, we did trust our government. Then came Vietnam and Watergate, and Kenneth Starr. It has been suggested that the powers that be prefer to be mistrusted, in that it discourages us from participating in the democratic process, and lowers our expectations of government.