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Whole Foods CEO: “I Made a Poor Word Choice” in Describing ObamaCare as Fascism

Henry VIII Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 10:04 AM
Fascism was the right choice....but so many people don't understand the definition of fascism. Fascism doesn't own the private sector, it just controls it., and that is exactly the messiah's intention.
Carl469 Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 8:29 PM
Every economy is to some extent controlled. There's a lot more to fascism than that.

In an interview with NPR, Whole Foods CEO John Mackey drew a lot of attention—and criticism—by comparing ObamaCare to “fascism.” He said, "Socialism is where the government owns the means of production. In fascism, the government doesn’t own the means of production, but they do control it—and that’s what’s happening with our health care programs and these reforms.” Now, he’s walking back the controversial statement even though his feelings about the health care law haven’t changed. On CBS This Morning, Mackey said it was “a bad choice of words” because it has an association with dictatorships in the 20th century....

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