I have pondered this with much disgust and judgement.
Now I understand completely, and my disgust has turned inward....And the tyranny is just getting started.
Obama has regularly employed techniques, either parallel to, if not actually drawn from, Hitler's "playbook."
No demagogue, of course, ever announced that his purpose was a Totalitarian Society. The "unity"--in reality uniformity--being proposed, was supposed to magically enhance "freedom," "opportunity" &, of course, "hope" & "change."
The game is as old as human history; unfortunately, as effective today as in the days of Genesis.
Read “In the Garden of Beasts.” Excellent view of the pre-war rise to power of a monster and the boiling frog effect that has been happening to us.