Ex-Supreme Court Justice: Ignorance Is The Biggest Danger To US Democracy

“An ignorant people can never a remain a free people. Democracy cannot survive too much ignorance." — David Souter

“An ignorant people can never a remain a free people. Democracy cannot survive too much ignorance...What I worry about is that when problems are not addressed, people will not know who is responsible. And when the problems get bad enough, some one person will come forward say, “give me total power and I will solve this problem…”

— David Souter, Former Supreme Court Justice

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