In the economy of civics, “trust” is the only currency that counts. We all know that a flat-out lie is wrong, yet we tolerate “shading” of the truth if it serves our political purposes. It is so easy to pull honest-to-goodness facts out of their context to further our own ends.
Day you have the faith of a Roman centurion?
All law is a matter of morality; the only question is if that law is in keeping with, or foreign to, the moral precepts of holy scripture.
As a self-governing nation, each of us are supposed to be the leaders. Do we act like it?
As citizens, we must look past the political packaging.