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Roberts, Blankenhorn, and the Power of Liberal Intimidation

wsmith-84 @ 1:09 am So you think being shackled with Obummercare and pushing for the highly unpopular redefinition of a long-accepted word (marriage) is “... siding with freedom and justice” do you? You are extremely deluded sir (or madam, or ?).
Given how many more Americans define themselves as conservative rather than as liberal, let alone than as left, how does one explain the success of left-wing policies?

One answer is the appeal of entitlements and a desire to be taken care of. It takes a strong-willed citizen to vote against receiving free benefits. But an even greater explanation is the saturation of Western society by left-wing hate directed at the right. The left's demonization, personal vilification, and mockery of its opponents have been the most powerful tools in the left-wing arsenal for a century.

Since Stalin labeled Leon Trotsky -- the man...