Chuck Baldwin — A Look At How Democrats And Republicans Differ

GyGRet

GyGRet (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

It is an absolute fact that no matter which of the two major parties in Washington, D.C., is in power, the freedoms and liberties of the American people continue to be eroded.

drronpaulrev

drronpaulrev (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

However, this does NOT mean that there are not basic differences between the two parties. The two parties differ greatly on HOW government will take our liberties. Where they are similar is in the fact that neither of them has any interest in preserving liberty. Until the American people awaken to this reality, whatever freedoms we have left in this country are doomed.

Let me ask you a question: does it really matter whether a free man is enslaved by a socialist state or a fascist state? Are the prisons any more accommodating? Are the lashes from the whip any less painful? Is the agony of losing a loved one any less grievous? Is the persecution any less revolting? What difference does it make to a free man if his liberties are stolen by an Adolf Hitler or by a Joseph Stalin?

Do you want a quick reference to the difference between how the Democrats and Republicans in Washington, D.C., are stealing our liberties? When the Democrats control things, America gets more socialism; when the Republicans control things, America gets more corporatism, which is a polite word for fascism. Socialism requires government to own everything, while fascism requires government to control everything. And remember, too, fascists and socialists have always hated each other. Big deal! Fascists and socialists alike hate freedomists, which is why inside-the-beltway Repubs and Dems can’t stand people like Ron Paul, Bob Barr, and yours truly. (Remember the MIAC report identifying the three of us, and our supporters, as being potential “dangerous militia” members?) So who cares which of these two parties happens to be in power? Our freedoms continue to be under siege. That’s why the battle in Washington politics has nothing to do with preserving freedom, but everything to do with HOW government will take freedom. Will they take it by ownership or by control? And, unfortunately, what we have right now is the worst of both worlds: government is using a combination of both ownership and control to steal our liberties. Why? Because except for a very precious few elected civil magistrates (like Congressman Ron Paul), there is no one on Capitol Hill or the White House who remotely understands–or fights for–the principles of liberty.

Even worse is that when the Donkeys and the Elephants do agree, it almost always is in an effort to point the bayonets at the American citizenry. What does it matter whether government owns it or controls it? What does it matter whether it more resembles socialism of corporatism? What it doesn’t look anything like, is FREEDOM!

Take the Democrat/Republican debate over Obamacare. Even if Mitt Romney and the GOP prevail in the November elections, Obamacare will be replaced with Romneycare. And Romneycare will be 85% Obamacare, with a slight shift toward government control and a slight shift away from government ownership. Again, I say, BIG DEAL! What neither party is talking about is that the federal government has no business being in health care. Period! Just like the federal government has no business being in over 90% of everything it is involved in today. But who do you hear saying that in Washington, D.C., except Ron Paul?

Take the issue of the burgeoning surveillance society. What does it matter which major party is in power in Washington, D.C.? The TSA gets more and more obnoxiously tyrannical; abuses of civil liberties under the guise of fighting a “war on drugs” continues unabated; abuses of the Bill of Rights under the guise of fighting a “war on terror” continues unabated; the federal police state continues to grow exponentially; unconstitutional foreign entanglements continue to proliferate; ad infinitum, ad nauseam.

In a book that I have recommended numerous times, “Hitler’s Cross,” Erwin Lutzer writes on page 72, “Through surveillance, wiretaps, spying, and rewarding those who betrayed their friends, Hitler tried to control the citizens of Germany.” On page 73, Lutzer continues the thought saying, “But Hitler did not have the technology to bring every subject of his realm into line.” So, given the technology that is available today, what would Hitler do differently if he were running things in Washington, D.C.? I ask readers to think seriously about that question. What would Hitler do differently?

Today, the federal government monitors virtually every piece of electronic communication. The federal government monitors virtually every major banking transaction. It has spies infiltrated in even harmless organizations all over the country. It threatens people with the loss of their jobs or freedom (or both) to betray their friends. It spies on us with satellites; it spies on us with drones. On July 6, 2012, President Obama signed an Executive Order authorizing the federal government to take control of America’s entire communications industry. In 2006, under President George W. Bush, the US military began planning armed confrontation against the American citizenry. (I have the document in my possession.) And, of course, we must not overlook the Patriot Act which has been authorized and reauthorized under both Republicans and Democrats; the Military Commission Act which was signed by G.W. Bush; NDAA 2012 and 2013 which was signed by President Barack Obama, and which was passed by both Republicans and Democrats. And let’s not forget the federal attack against the Branch Davidians under Democrats Bill Clinton and Janet Reno, and the assault against the Randy Weaver household under Republican President George Herbert Walker Bush………….

EXCERPT

via Chuck Baldwin — A Look At How Democrats And Republicans Differ.

realobam

realobam (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

gophum

gophum (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

 

Enhanced by Zemanta

About Gunny G

GnySgt USMC (Ret.) 1952--'72 PC: History, Poly-Tiks, Military, Stories, Controversial, Unusual, Humorous, etc.... "Simplify...y'know!"
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

19 Responses to Chuck Baldwin — A Look At How Democrats And Republicans Differ

  1. Pingback: “Perhaps George Bush Knows Something We Don’t Know” « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  2. Pingback: Time to Storm Obama and Washington D.C.? (“Every day brings at least another treasonous act against the USA and its people by and from Dictator Obama. “) « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  3. Pingback: Benito Obama or Obamalini? « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  4. Pingback: Chuck Baldwin — The Fear Of God Is Not In This Place « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  5. Pingback: (Judge) Napalitano: Obama suing every Republican governor to hinder Repub election chances « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  6. Pingback: THE MAN WHO SHOULD BE PRESIDENT By Chuck Baldwin « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  7. Pingback: (“…Internet sites are repeating rumors that Ron Paul (R-Texas) will announce a third-party run for the White House…”) ~ GOP Convention Recap; What Will Ron Paul Say on Leno Show? « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  8. Pingback: Yes to Ron Paul and Liberty! A Post-Tampa Review of Walter Block’s New Book by Jo Ann Cavallo « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  9. Pingback: Here’s How Facebook Is Tracking Your Internet Activity | Spies and Intelligence « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  10. Pingback: An Act of War? « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  11. Pingback: Rush: How Long Do We Have If Obama Wins? (“How many of you think we’re at the tipping point now? “) « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  12. Pingback: New York Post ad exposes Obama’s ‘real father’ « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  13. Pingback: Rush: Economy will collapse if Obama re-elected « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  14. Pingback: Prelude to World War I by Ralph Raico « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  15. Pingback: Thomas Jefferson on Liberty by Jeff Thomas « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  16. Pingback: Catherine Austin Fitts The Looting Of America « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  17. Pingback: Book: Jesse Jackson, Jr., Offered to Arrange a Blagojevich Pardon from Obama « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  18. Pingback: The Second 9/11: Today will go down in infamy as the day our government became our enemy « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

  19. Pingback: GyG: FEATURED STORIES-Excerpted-Backlinked, Etc…!!!!! « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL

Comments are closed.