They always have been the “religion” of hate, envy, confiscation, indoctrination, intolerance, one-world government and yes death as a solution to social problems. That is Marxism at its core. It has been somewhat softly, discretely, obscurely pedaled heretofore in the United States. The usual suspects have to a great extent succeeded, or think they have. To them, resistance must be slapped down. Anything reflective of the TEA party movement (Trumpism) must be quashed, viciously so. That “deplorables” were able to grab the presidency was a huge embarrassment.
The hammer and sickle were not symbolic of industrial laborers and peasants, it was always about the all encompassing Marxist state response to resistance. The symbolism was always martial at is core.
What has the left arrived at here? Articles yesterday and today at Townhall, The Federalist, and RedState:
This is an identical scenario to what the Left insists is a civil rights violation, dehumanization, an act of bigotry: for a small business owner to decline to serve someone based on differences of belief.