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Hate is the Force that Gives
the Left Meaning

Canada Free Press, by Daniel Greenfield

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Posted By:mikkins2, 2/7/2014 8:34:23 AM

The American left has never had it this good. It has never had two terms of an unabashed and uncompromising leftist in the White House dedicated to its agenda functioning as a dictator without the military uniform, making and unmaking laws at a whim, siccing the IRS and Federal prosecutors on political enemies and transforming the country at a breathtaking pace. Obama is what generations of the left have dreamed of and worked toward. This is the flicker of hopethey kept alive after JFK’s assassination, the Nixon years, Carter’s collapse and the long stretch of Reaganomics. This is what Bill Clinton

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Well said Mr. Greenfield. The ideology of today´s liberal is based primarily on offending as many people, groups, and segments of society it can and then rally around being the victim when someone response or defends themselves.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kate318, 2/7/2014 9:01:28 AM     (No. 9722953)

Good article. A spot-on dissection of the left. Thanks for posting, OP.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: suedotsue, 2/7/2014 9:56:00 AM     (No. 9723002)

A talented writer puts into words what I´ve thought so many times.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: krause, 2/7/2014 9:56:22 AM     (No. 9723003)

I often ask liberals if they really love Obama and his agenda results, or do they just hate republicans more. I usually just get a stare.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: coyote, 2/7/2014 10:09:30 AM     (No. 9723019)

As the article states, ideology is a weapon for the left. But don´t forget the imagery that keeps the faithful in line. They want to spread the wealth, they want to end exploitation, they want a community spirit. But while Kim Jong Un and Castro are dined and wined, children are herded into camps or island escapees are gunned down as they row to Florida. And, oh yes, eventually nirvana will arrive.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: E Unum Pluribus, 2/7/2014 10:11:38 AM     (No. 9723021)

Time for a Captain and Tennille parody:

Hate! Hate will keep us together . . .

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 2/7/2014 11:11:01 AM     (No. 9723117)

Liberal ideology is focused on finding something "wrong" and bring coercive force into play to fix it. Almost always someone is to "blame" for the "wrong". If a person has less than others, SOMEONE ELSE must be preventing that person from getting ahead. They never look at the person causing their own problems or the situation being without vindictive causation because that would leave liberals nothing to "fix" and no way to feel useful and morally superior.

So they "hate" the people that are "causing" the problem. Now, that part of it is understandable. Don´t we strongly dislike, perhaps hate, bad people like child molesters? And this is what the liberals sell, justifiable indignation over a wrong. The problem is, people often fail to look at the "wrong" of the liberals rant or the causation for justification. Usually liberals are completely incorrect in their assessments. Injury is often self inflicted or situational without any malice. There is really nothing to fix.

Contrast that with Conservatives that are interested in opportunity and believe in the ability of the individual to transcend limits. Conservatives have faith and hope.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: snowcloud, 2/7/2014 11:26:16 AM     (No. 9723149)

As I read this I actually heard old Kung Fu movie sound effects. WOOP!! AAAAA!!! POW!!

Must read! Daniel Greenfield NAILS it!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: eiobx, 2/7/2014 1:24:32 PM     (No. 9723327)

Original series trekkies will remember the episode in which the Enterprise crew and the klingons were subconsciously directed to hate one another for no reason...apply the same remedy.

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