West: Amid COVID-19 Outbreak What Is 'Essential' in The US?



What has transpired over the past week has been a very interesting debate over a simple word, “essential.”

Benjamin Franklin gave us the best means to understand the word “essential” in times of crisis. He stated, “Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”

What is essential in these United States of America--individual liberty.

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