Is there a solution to all this, what is it? Does a “two-state” solution lie in America’s future? Can there be a peaceful split where liberty lovers and communists part ways amicably? If so would each side then go off and create governments fitting their values and principles?
“Unfortunately, common sense is just not common. We have to regulate every aspect of people’s lives.” -Councilman Jesse Dominguez
Daniel Henninger of the Wall Street Journal sums up these micro-totalitarians, perfect examples of the Progressive philosophy: “The essence of modern Democratic Progressivism is: You will participate in what we have created for you, and you will comply with the law’s demands.” One used to believe that before pen was set to legislative paper, our elected officials WOULD contemplate “is this Constitutional”? This is the elitism of the Democrat Party and it lines up with their ideology of collectivism and control.
THIS, my friends, is Totalitarianism written kinda slow.
Emphasis mine: This is why socialism is evil. It employs evil means, confiscation and intimidation, to accomplish what are often seen as noble goals — namely, helping one’s fellow man. Helping one’s fellow man in need by reaching into one’s own pockets to do so is laudable and praiseworthy. Helping one’s fellow man through coercion …
As far as I’m concerned it would be better to die of Covid as a free man than to be forced to cower safely in tyranny. Scott Culver’s on this Cafe Hayek post. That be “Give me Liberty or give me death“. How many Americans even know that anymore? And of that number, how many BELIEVE …