No One Has Ever Voted Their Way to Liberty

by | Aug 3, 2020

It’s amazing how many humans believe that they are so much
more evolved than animals. We look upon traps that are laid for
seemingly intelligent creatures and shake our heads at how they
can fall for them. When will they learn?!

These are the same people that fall into the same trap year after
year, election cycle after election cycle. Trump ran on a policy of
limited foreign intervention, basically only if he had to. Do you
remember watching those rockets being launched against Syria
not three months into his presidency? A great question someone
snarkily asked afterwards was, “Did you really think you could
vote away the Military Industrial Complex?”

No one who has been elected to office has ever rolled back
government. There is no change. Voting is the literal definition of
insanity, “Doing the same thing over and over expecting a
different result.”

Do what you will, but expecting change because you pull a lever
or touch a screen, is no better than belief in the tooth fairy.

About Peter R. Quinones

Peter R. Quinones is managing editor of the Libertarian Institute and hosts the Free Man Beyond the Wall podcast. He released his first book, Freedom Through Memedom – The 31-day Guide to Waking Up to Liberty in November 2017. It reached #4 in the Libertarian Section on Amazon. He has spoken at Liberty Forum in Manchester, New Hampshire and is one of the Executive Producers on the documentary, “The Monopoly on Violence." Contact him at

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