The best way to take control over a people and control them utterly is to take a little of their freedom at a time, to erode rights by a thousand tiny almost imperceptible reductions. In this way, the people will not see those rights and freedoms being removed until past the point at which these changes cannot be reversed – Adolf Hitler, Mein Kamf.
I don’t see much future for the Americans … it is a decayed country. And they have their racial problem and the problem of social inequities … How can one expect a state like that to hold together? – Adolf Hitler – In conversation, 7 January 1942
A Nationalist fights for his country. A Patriot fights for its people. The GOP does not understand this concept.
While it is important to defend the land of our fathers, it is more important to preserve it for our children.
There were three tragedies in McCain’s life: being a POW, having brain cancer and Palin.
We can raise a glass to each other! :)
One of the differences between religion and science is that religion is always true. In science, truth may change daily. Many people can’t handle change. Once they believe in something, it’s beyond their comfort to unbelieve it.
In other words, all we have are ourselves and each other.
I am a white, heterosexual, Christian, affluent male. I am everything that the Republican represents. I am the beneficiary of white privilege and male privilege So why am I not a Republican?
My ancestry is Slavic and not Anglo-Saxon, so I am not white enough.
I am not an Evangelical Nationalist Christian, so I am not Christian enough
I do not own a gun (I don’t have a problem with gun ownership, I just don’t need one)
I passed high school history
I passed high school mathematics
I passed high school science
I don’t use social media as my primary news source.
I read the following books: “How to Lie With Statistics,” “The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich,” “1984,” and “Animal Farm.”
I read books, period.
I’ve read the Constitution. I swore an oath to protect and defend it.
I know or have known, Holocaust victims, undocumented aliens, Muslims, LGBTQ people, homeless people and drug addicts. They are all human beings to me.
I can remember January 6th
I can remember what politicians say from one election to the next.
I drink wine instead of beer (somebody has to keep the stereotype going)
Remember P01135908 telling us that the free press was “The enemy of the American Public?” I do.
People would rather believe a lie that they know is false than accept a truth that contradicts their beliefs. It’s called self delusion and is also known as MAGA.