“Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Death”

Unless I enslave you

Patrick Henry — Hypocrite

Patrick Henry is famous for delivering a speech ending with the line, “Give me liberty or give me death!” He was speaking to the Virginia Convention as they debated whether to declare war against the British. Henry waxed eloquently about the indignities the British had forced upon the colonists. He asked the delegates, “Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be…

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