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Yasser Arafat essentially invented modern terrorism. He understood that he could not stand up to the military might of his adversaries (Israel and America), so he made no effort to win on the battlefield. He attempted to kill not soldiers on the battlefield, but women and children in schools and shopping malls. By creating enough fear (or terror), he could get the citizens of those countries to demand that their governments give in to his demands, despite their military superiority. He could defeat a superior military opponent without ever engaging with their superior force. We call it terrorism. And it is a very effective tool, for those who understand that they have no hope of winning an open debate or open conflict. It’s a brilliant strategy, if one can ignore ethics and law, which apparently Mr. Arafat excelled at.
There is a reason that Democrats consider mothers at school board meetings to be terrorists. It may seem a bit over the top for our Attorney General to officially classify mothers of young children to be terrorists, but when you understand that the Democrats understand that they can’t win an open debate, this seems like a reasonable response. At least, if you can ignore ethics and law, which apparently Mr. Garland and Mr. Biden excel at.
Today is my 53rd birthday. So I decided to avoid anything which might upset me. It’s a happy day, right? After work, I watched some YouTube videos about music and philosophy, learning about my interests, while avoiding current events. But a PragerU video caught my eye – This is Why There is Still Hope for this Country (link below). This is an outstanding illustration of the danger that mothers pose to leftism in general, and Democrats specifically. If you watch this video, you will be happy. If you don’t have time for the entire five minutes, just watch the first 45 seconds or so. But watch the whole five minutes. You’ll be in a good mood, just like I am now.
The Democrats have a problem. In order to gain the control and power they crave, they must directly challenge Americans in two arenas that many non-political citizens find to be unforgivable: their children and their guns. They instinctively understand that once the government gains control of those two things, that it’s basically over. They may give ground on transsexual wedding cakes or alternative energy policies. But they won’t give ground on their children. Or their last line of self-defense.
Anybody hiking through the woods who comes across a bear cub will instinctively feel fear and dread. Perhaps even terror. Because they know that mother is nearby, and that they are immediate danger, despite the cute, helpless bear cub that seems so adorable. The cub may be harmless. But its mother is not so harmless, and she is unlikely to avoid confrontation – that is her cub, and she will lash out first and ask questions later.
So Attorney General Garland is quite correct when he identifies mothers as terrorists. To Democrats, at least. They won’t just go along. Not when it comes to their kids.
When I cheer for my daughters on the basketball court, I do so with polite applause. While my wife is screaming bloody murder at anyone who challenges her kids. It’s just part of being a mother.
And Democrats understand that if mothers care about their kids, then they are a direct threat to the Democrat party.
Imagine being a member of a political party that views mothers as terrorists. Surely that would give one pause, one would think.
Conservatives tend to be polite and non-confrontational. But mothers don’t care about such things. Not when it comes to their kids.
So do yourself a favor, and watch 45 seconds of this video – or the whole five minutes.
I’m in a good mood.