Originally Posted by A Salt Weapon
They call it progress because it expands the fed government. I believe their perfect utopia is to be sheep, told to do this and do that, they accept it. The thought of actually exercising free will scares them.
And to easily have a nation of dupes on Big Pharma's drugs so they're not that alert or die off from all the side effects.
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.” — James Madison