December 7 Woke the sleeping dragon and propelled the United States into World War II.
After the atrocities of that time society said,”NEVER AGAIN” and United States became the worlds police force.
September 11, The world trade centers came tumbling down in one of the worst intelligence failures in history. The visual response was war. At the the time we did not know who we were at war with but it was only a matter of time.
The government had to do something more. It started spying on its own people: In the words of an unknown intelligence official “We had to start collecting the haystack to find the needle
Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety” -B. Franklin