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The left consist of antifa, BLM, LGBTQ, illegal aliens and muslims.
I have come to learn that most American's actually don't see liberalism the way that we in this part of the world do. They would call the works of Locke and Paine "Classical liberalism" or even "Libertarianism". For most the world liberalism is a ideology about protection and promoting the freedom of all individuals regardless of race/sexuality/age/culture/social status and so on though democratically elected government implementing legislation to promote this. Now sure some oppose this because they believe that government can (and ok it does at times) restrict liberty.
originally posted by: alldaylong
How times have changed.
The very birth of The U.S. gained from independence from Britain, had in it's foundation in the works of two British Liberal Heroes John Locke and Thomas Paine.
Their anti monarchist writing , monarchists being of a right wing persuasion more generally, gained increased popularity with those colonists who wanted to break away from The Mother Country.
So yes, America was born on Liberal thinking. the very thinking that now insights much hatred with many members of ATS.
Think about it.
watchit....you are a heavy hitter brother
originally posted by: watchitburn
a reply to: alldaylong
Funny then how the liberals seem to have wanted a monarchy of the Clintons.
Or would have pissed themselves with glee if they could have kept Obama.
originally posted by: jjkenobi
Liberals want regulations and laws and never ending taxes to control every aspect of your life.
The USA was born out of people willing to give their life to escape laws and taxes.