Obama's Rhetoric: The whole point of the collectivist mindset is to concentrate power in the hands of the collectivists -- which is to say, to take away our freedom. They do this in stages, starting with some group that others envy or resent -- Jews in Nazi Germany, capitalists in the Soviet Union, foreign investors in Third World countries that confiscate their investments and call this theft "nationalization." [Obama’s “2%”?]
"Because we fear the responsibility for our actions, we have allowed ourselves to develop the mentality of slaves. Contrary to the stirring sentiments of the Declaration of Independence, we now pledge "our Lives, our Fortunes and our sacred Honor" not to one another for our mutual protection, but to the state, whose actions continue to exploit, despoil, and destroy us." -- Butler D. Shaffer
In a new video exposé, James O'Keefe reveals that union bosses were happy to help get stimulus money for a fake company that would dig holes and then fill them back in.
Six Signs Obama Doesn’t Understand the Economy:
1. “You didn’t build that!”
2. 6 months. 106 fundraisers. 10 golf trips. 0 jobs council meetings.
3. Calling bankruptcy “successful and innovative”
4. Creating jobs in Finland.
5. Pushing job-killing tax increases
6. “The private sector is doing fine.”
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will deserve neither and lose both. - Benjamin Franklin