In honor of Halloween I decided to write a truly horrific article. This is the absolutely scariest scenario I could possibly imagine for the United States as we know it – the Democrats not only taking the White House, but also taking control of the Senate, while maintaining control of the House.
For proof of the truly catastrophic consequences of this scenario we only need to examine the campaign promises of the Democratic presidential candidates, the Democratic party platforms, and the track record wherever Democrats and other leftists have been in control to implement their policies.
Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and other Democratic presidential candidates are pushing wealth distribution. There are no betters examples of the devastating consequences of this tragically flawed economic policy than Venezuela and California. History has provided everyone with numerous other examples of the economic carnage that would result from this deeply flawed idea, but that won’t stop the Democrats from implementing it here if they won control. The entire US would rapidly be transformed economically into California, then into Venezuela.
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have openly talked about nationalizing different private industries, and I believe others would do the same. ObamaCare was an attempt to nationalize the entire US health industry and that was a disaster. All industries were nationalized in the Soviet Union and other socialist countries, with epically horrific results. The same would happen here.
Nothing can strangle a business more rapidly and thoroughly than government regulation. The Democrats would overburden US companies with so much red tape the economy would quickly sputter to a halt.
The Second Amendment would quickly be gutted if the Democrats won control. They would not accomplish by altering the Constitution. It is clear to everyone that they would enact extremely strict gun control through unconstitutional legislation and activist judges who would gut the Second Amendment, Only criminals and the government would have guns making everyone vulnerable to criminals and government tyranny. One candidate has even talked about out right gun confiscation, that won’t end well at all.
Free speech would be a thing of the past. Political correctness would become a universal standard of speech. Opposing idea would be labeled hate speech and those daring to offend would be punished. If you think this is an overstatement just look at liberal controlled college campuses and countries like Great Britain.
There would only be one religion allowed in the United States and that would be the religion of Progressivism. That would be done in the name of enforcing the mythical wall of separation between church and state. Beto O’Rourke has openly called for punishing churches who dare oppose the Progressive orthodoxy. Other Democrats would do the same if given power.
Medicare for all would become the law of the land. The entire US healthcare system would be transformed into the British National Health Service or the VA. American medical innovation would grind to a halt and wait times would explode. Health care rationing would soon follow. Socialized medicine has always resulted in tremendous suffering.
Crime would explode everywhere in the United States like it has wherever Democrats have gained control. This is a direct result of the policies Democrats impose.
Our economy would collapse because the Democrats would impose the Green New Deal, all in the name of combating the mythological beast known as climate change.
There would be so many other horrific consequences of the Democrats gaining control but I think this article would become so scary it would cause nightmares if I continued to list them. I think I’ve listed enough for now. Happy Halloween.