An election special explaining things

“Anything which imposes unfairly on the freedom of the individual is tyranny, and must be opposed.”

From Ronald Reagan’s announcement to run for Governor in 1966. View the whole thing here.

Here is the original speech on August 28th, 1963.

“Machines should work. People should think.”

In the 60’s, there was too much work, and not enough workers. Now …

In 1964, Ronald Reagan gave this “thoughtful address” in support of the conservative candidate, Barry Goldwater, in the Presidential election.  The candidate lost, but 16 years later, Reagan was able to put into practice the political ideas stated here as President himself.