Virginia Free Citizen’s first interns, Shelby Mertens and Kate Miller, earlier this year focused on human trafficking first, the anti-thesis of individual freedom and liberty. Our next focus is Farm Freedom. What’s the connection between those two? Individual freedom is the foundation of the many freedoms we enjoy under the Constitution. The right to own land and work that land must be cherished and protected.
The true foundation of republican government is the equal right of every citizen in his person and property and in their management. —Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Kercheval, 1816. More