Wouldn't it be nice if we lived in a world with out hunger?
Wouldn't it be nice if you had a car as nice as your neighbors'?
Wouldn't it be nice if no one went without health care?
Wouldn't it be nice if you were paid as much as that CEO from Lehman Bros?
Wouldn't it be nice if the super rich had a little bit less, so that everyone else could have just a little bit more?
I'm talking about making life a little bit easier for those at that bottom. Those at the top have enough, don't they?
These are the thoughts I imagine liberals to have. They sound reasonable don't they. In fact Barak Obama's words echoed these thoughts when he spoke to "Joe the Plumber". "It's not that I want to hurt you, but if you're doing well, we need to spread the wealth around a little bit."
And so they make policies in order progress this ideal. This ideal, however, is communism.
Com"mu*nism\, n. [F. communisme, fr. commun common.] A scheme of equalizing the social conditions of life; specifically, a scheme which contemplates the abolition of inequalities in the possession of property, as by distributing all wealth equally to all, or by holding all wealth in common for the equal use and advantage of all.
It sounds like a noble idea, equality for all. They love the idea, even if they won't admit it.