The Coming Collapse of the Republic
"We're just one election away from full-blown socialism," a man recently said to me during a short conversation. This sentiment has become increasingly common lately, even, notably, among the previously apolitical. Yet something is overlooked:
In keeping with President Reagan's observation, "Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction," being one election away from tyranny means that not enough people noticed and took action when we were one generation away - or two or three.