Giuliani: Freedom’s just another word for submission.

It kinda sucks for President of 9/11 and Mayor of America Rudy Giuliani that the New York Times has such extensive online archives. Other bloggers are citing this 1994 speech from an urban crime forum, and since all the cool kids are doing it, so will I:

We look upon authority too often and focus over and over again, for 30 or 40 or 50 years, as if there is something wrong with authority. We see only the oppressive side of authority. Maybe it comes out of our history and our background. What we don’t see is that freedom is not a concept in which people can do anything they want, be anything they can be. Freedom is about authority. Freedom is about the willingness of every single human being to cede to lawful authority a great deal of discretion about what you do.

What is it with these radical Islamofascists and their submission message?

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