Subject opinion to coercion: whom will you make your inquisitors? Fallible men, governed by bad passions, by private as well as public reasons. And why subject it to coercion? To produce uniformity? But is uniformity of opinion desirable? No more than of face and stature.
It is stunning that Obama's stated policy is to use government regulation to bankrupt entire industries. This is not an unintended consequence, this is his stated purpose! Hear us now, as the possibility of an Obama presidency looms, prepare for another depression, as you will soon be dreaming of what could have been only a recession:
This, as he states, is his policy! What do you people who support him think, "Well, he likes my business/industry?" If you do not stand up for other businesses and industries, who will stand up for yours? Are you so afraid the offending Obama that it is easier to support him?
It is stunning that Obama is on the precipice of victory after all of the things he has said. We really have become a sycophant culture.