Liberalism has proceeded along a similar path. It started out promising to help the sick or the elderly or the unemployed. After a while, liberalism started to look like this:
|On orders from Pres. Clinton, Elian González is captured in a pre-dawn raid, April 22, 2000, for his forcible return to Fidel Castro.|
Or like this:
|Under pressure from the Obama administration, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies capture Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, a parolee and the alleged inconvenient filmmaker, during a midnight raid on his home.|
Today, we learn that General Motors will not be allowed to refuse Obama's continued 'help':
Francis Ford Coppola described the mafia in his movie as a "metaphor" for "capitalism." Under capitalism (free enterprise), however, and unlike under liberalism, all transactions are voluntary.