Anyone who has been educated in the history of the formation of the United States Of America knows that Patrick Henry said, "Give me LIBERTY, or give me DEATH!" Stirring words, still capable of raising the hairs on one's neck over two centuries later. So, what did he MEAN by putting his own choice so bluntly?
AREN'T "LIBERTY" & "FREEDOM" the same?
Here, we will examine the roots of these two words, that can so easily slip off the tongue of one who doesn't necessarily mean much by them, as much as scoundrels of the lowest sort do "wrap themselves in the flag of "patriotism"