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A Victory for Creatures of the State

Ken105 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 12:28 PM
I wasn't a supporter of those wars or the Bush Administration, no more than I am a supporter of the treacherous Obama administration. For mass murder, how about our government sanctioned practice of child sacrifice, killing our most helpless and defenseless citizens by the millions for 39 years? And Obama thinks it's not gone nearly far enough. This administration is morally bankrupt.

The Progressives won on Tuesday.

I don't mean the people who voted Democrat who call themselves "progressive." Though they won, too.

I mean the Progressives who've been waging a century-long effort to transform our American-style government into a European-style state.

The words "government" and "state" are often used interchangeably, but they are really different things. According to the founders' vision, the people are sovereign and the government belongs to us. Under the European notion of the state, the people are creatures of the state, significant only as parts of the whole.

This European version of the state can be nice. One...