In 1776 Thomas Jefferson told the world of the Tyranny of George III:
He has refused his assent to laws, the most wholesome and necessary for the public good.
He has forbidden governors to pass laws of immediate and pressing importance, unless suspended in their operation til his assent be ordained and when so suspended he has utterly neglected to attend them.
...the states remaining in the mean time exposed to all the dangers of invasion without and convulsions within.
Today, July 4, 2012, WE must declare INDEPENDENCE...