Subtle signs of socialization are all around us. We can see them everyday in the newspaper and on television. We hear family members, friends, and associates talk about government protection as if government was omnipotent with unlimited capability and resources. Individual responsibility is declining. Government responsibility is growing, but the State never takes credit for its failures.
Washington politicians are setting the stage for political warfare between the young and old. They’re increasing Social Security and Medicare benefits without regard to those who pay and those who will never see a similar benefit.