Let us take a step back in time to the beginning, back to a time in American colonial history. (1764 to 1771)
Carolina Residents complained of unfair representation, taxation, extortion, and corruption of the local officials. Does it sound familiar? It should. They called themselves Regulators. They were pre-Boston Tea Party, Pre-Battle of Concord, and Lexington. They were the embers that sparked a great movement.
Being a conservative is ultimately an understanding that the past, the present, and the future are not entirely different. It is like the notes of a melody, each with an irreplaceable obligation to the whole.