Skip to comments.Ben Carson: Obamacare is ‘Slavery’
Posted on 10/11/2013 3:12:28 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
Ben Carson is probably best known for his work as a neurosurgeon, but in recent months he has become a conservative firebrand and today he offered some controversial red meat to the audience at the Values Voter Summit in Washington.
Carson, who is a contributor to Fox News, assailed president Obamas health care law, saying it is akin to slavery.
I have to tell you, you know Obamacare is really, I think, the worst thing that has happened in this nation since slavery, Carson said. And it is slavery in a way because it is making all of us subservient to the government.
Carson, who is African American, went on to say that the administrations push toward Obamacare is reminiscent to a push toward socialism.
It was never about health care, it was about control, Carson said. Thats why when this administration took office it didnt matter that the country was going off the cliff economically. All forces were directed toward getting this legislation passed.
Vladimir Lenin, one of the fathers of Socialism and Communism, said that socialized medicine is the keystone to the establishment of the socialist state, he added...
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It’s the only thing I can do is laugh.
Like you said, the divide is so huge, there is no getting to these people. You can preach the truth to them over and over but there is ZERO chance to dislodge them off their nuttiness. What else is there to do but laugh?
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