US war, libertarianism, FoRK, and voices in opposition

John Hall johnhall@evergo.net
Mon, 29 Apr 2002 11:06:09 -0700


Yes, it matters.  Night and day.

> From: carey [mailto:carey@tstonramp.com]
> 
> CHances are, John, if you traced back the existence of the laws, you'd
> find
> out a few things.   They all were created during periods of
temperance,
> and -most- of the temperance movement kids (at least through my avid
> searches of women's history) point to folks with strong religious
backing.
> The laws are secular in the sense that they weren't ordained by the
> church,
> but honestly, when everyone harps back to the same religious text in
order
> to pass those laws, does it relaly matter?