We at United Liberty want to wish you and yours a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving. We’ll be taking today off to spend with our friends and family, but we’ll be back on Friday.
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We all grew up hearing the story of the first Thanksgiving- the deprivation and starvation, the help of the native Americans and the bountiful harvest that marked the first Thanksgiving.
What we rarely hear about is the method of economy the Puritans employed upon reaching the new shore- socialism. They endeavored to share the work and the fruits of their labor, eschewing the principles of private property and the free-market.
And how well did this work? Their Governor Bradford in his own words-
Barring any significant breaking news, we’ll be taking the next few days off to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday and spending time with our families and loved ones.
We want to thank you for reading United Liberty. We hope to continue bringing you coverage and commentary on the race for the GOP nomination and the 2012 Election.
Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!
“Thanksgiving is a typically American holiday…The lavish meal is a symbol of the fact that abundant consumption is the result and reward of production.” - Ayn Rand
Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours from all of us here at United Liberty.