Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Tag: This is a power grab we haven’t seen since 9/11

This is a power grab we haven’t seen since 9/11

by Simon Black, Sovereign Man:

Thousands of years ago in 458 BC, Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus was hard at work behind his plow on the family farm when a group of Roman Senators showed up with urgent news.

A foreign enemy called the Acqui had vanquished one of Rome’s armies and was rapidly approaching the city. The Republic was in deep trouble.

Cincinnatus was a former consul and renowned military leader, so in their panic, the Roman Senate unanimously appointed him as an emergency dictator.