Answer Sheet - Name that liberal 1-8?
The point of the questions was to show that our founding fathers were the liberals of their day...they were not not conservatives, as the corporate media and right wingers spin.
I wanted to witness conservative reactions to the actual words of our founding fathers.
I also wanted to introduce the words of a couple of other conservatives...to show how what passes for conservatism today is not conservative, but rather right wing extremism camouflaged by corporate spin to represent American values and conservatism. It’s a fraud. The conservatives are a fraud
1.“ As Mankind becomes more liberal, they will be more apt to allow that all those who conduct themselves as worthy members of the community are equally entitled to the protections of civil government. I hope ever to see America among the foremost nations of justice and liberality."
2. "Religious controversies are always productive of more acrimony and irreconcilable hatreds than those which spring from any other cause. I had hoped that liberal and enlightened thought would have reconciled the Christians so that their religious fights would not endanger the peace of Society.”
3. “How has it happened that millions of myths, fables, legends and tales have been blended with Jewish and Christian fables and myths and have made them the most bloody religion that has ever existed? Filled with the sordid and detestable purposes of superstition and fraud?”
4.“In every country and in every age the priest [any and every clergyman] has been hostile to liberty; he is always in alliance with the despot, abetting his abuses in return for protection to his own.”
5.“The most detestable wickedness, the most horrid cruelties, and the greatest miseries that have afflicted the human race have had their origin in this thing called revelation, or revealed religion. It has been the most destructive to the peace of man since man began to exist. Among the most detestable villains in history, you could not find one worse than Moses, who gave an order to butcher the boys, to massacre the mothers and then rape the daughters. One of the most horrible atrocities found in the literature of any nation. I would not dishonor my Creator's name by attaching it to this filthy book.”
6. “The Infinite Father expects or requires no worship or praise from us.”
7.“Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church and the private school supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and state forever separate.”
8. "I don't have any respect for the Religious Right."
"A woman has a right to an abortion."
1. George Washington
2. George Washington
3. John Adams
4. Thomas Jefferson
5. Thomas Paine
6. Benjamin Franklin
7. US Grant
8. Barry Goldwater
Who did the conservatives credit the quotes to......
"some kind of idiot"
"Kim Jung IL"
"crap from any given liberal"
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- bombardLv 44 years ago
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- Anonymous1 decade ago
Same ole BS what you claim as liberal thought has absolutely nothing to do with "the New Left" and you know it. Every time you compare the neo-marxists that rose out of the 60's counterculture and became the extreme Liberal base of the Democratic party it is a smear on this great nation and its history. You compare men like Thomas paine and Benjamin Franklin to Code-Pink and the rest of those little Maoists and Trotskyites and make a joke of this great nation.
- Tucson HooliganLv 41 decade ago
Just as the definition of democrat has changed, as well as republican, from the founding days of this country, so has the word "liberal". It used to mean freedom-minded patriots, it now means socialist-minded big government whiners that view the constitution as a "living" document, open to loose interpretation allowing funding for the welfare state, enema painting, and horse-f*cking. Freedom of will is fine, and please, if you must, f*ck a horse, but don't claim that the liberal founders intended for government funding for every act under the sun. NEA. Convoluted I know, but quit trying to claim that our founders were "liberal" in the modern sense of the word. It's bullsh*t. The word "gay" used to mean happy, but if you call a hetero gay, you may get punched. Get it?