posted on Feb, 6 2011 @ 12:02 AM
You all should know the story of the American Revolution, and how in its simplest form, our forefathers rebelled against their oppressors, who
happened to be one of the world superpowers at the time, because of "taxation without representation." These men, mostly of wealth and priviledge,
risked their lives, despite impossible odds, for the hope of a better way. That is not to say they were not flawed, as all humans are. But they stood
up and fought for freedom and independence, risking everything, and against all odds, they won.
So what i am looking for here is feedback from my fellow ATS'ers, both Americans and otherwise, on how you could see the New American Revolution,
circa 2011, going down. Lets take into account what rallied our forefathers, and how it compares to our times. Lets put some thought into this and try
to refrain from getting bogged down in U.S. bashing or flag waving. There are dozens of other threads you can go to if your into that. Let us
concentrate on the common ground, if it exists, that can unite enough Americans, regardless of race, gender, religion, or bank balance, as a potent
I will post my ideas later, and look forward to some interesting banter and debate.