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Sooner Or Later Progressives Will Get Around To You

BillK9 Wrote: Mar 17, 2013 6:25 AM
Beware of the wolves, that come in sheep's clothing! Tyrants are always claiming they are doing their deeds for the "greater good"!
NewJAl Wrote: Mar 17, 2013 8:11 AM
Thanks to some other poster, I have this quote to save and reuse, and am seeing too many times to use it.
“The state must declare the child to be
the most precious treasure of the people.
As long as the government is perceived as
working for the benefit of the children,
the people will happily endure almost any
curtailment of liberty and almost any deprivation.”
Mein Kampf, Adolf Hitler
pow1000 Wrote: Mar 17, 2013 11:02 AM
This needs to be posted everywhere you can!

First, they came for the smokers.

No one would argue smoking is good for you. But it’s legal; growing tobacco is even subsidized by the government. Yet, when governments started limiting the right of people to smoke in places public and private, non-smokers did nothing. They didn’t like smoke; they’d heard second-hand smoke was dangerous. Why should they allow owners of private establishments to choose whether those establishments allowed people to engage in a legal – in fact, subsidized -- activity?

Then, they came to “clean up” the healthcare mess. They would take the sick and poor off...