> -----Original Message-----
> From: Seaintonln(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:Seaintonln(--nospam--at)aol.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 11, 1999 7:06 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Special message for Lurker's
> We live [in] a political society where the number of voices often
> speaks louder than the issues.
This is very true, though I would amend it to read:
"...where the number of voices HEARD STATING THEIR OPINION speaks louder
than the issues."
It really isn't important to have the "silent majority" on your side in a
republic. A "vocal minority" is invariably far more powerful.