- First they came for the communists, and I did not speak out—because I was not a communist;
- Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out—because I was not a trade unionist;
- Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—because I was not a Jew;
- Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak out.
If the Republicans gain power again, they WILL complete what they started during the Bush/Cheney years and it will be too late for us decent people to stop it.
Don't like the Democrats? Fine. Don't vote for them. But for God's sake...DON'T VOTE FOR A REPUBLICAN! They represent an oppressive government that allows for stealing from its citizens.