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Obama’s Declaration of Collectivism

Everett39 Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 9:52 AM
He was a dem, but he would never recognize what that party has become, nearly 50 years after he's been gone, and would be shocked to see what they have done the last 30 years !

One of the least remarked upon aspects of President Obama’s inaugural speech was his attempt to co-opt the Founding Fathers’ Declaration of Independence to bolster his liberal-left agenda.

Sure, the president quoted one of the most important sentences in world history: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”

So far, so good. But he later connected the Declaration with his own liberal agenda: “ . . . that fidelity to our founding principles...