Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

October has been designated Bullying Prevention Awareness Month.  It seems only fitting that the month prior to the presidential election should be labeled as such.  One need only look at the definition of bullying to see where I’m going with this:

According to the Webster’s New World Dictionary, bullying is acting to “force (a person) into doing something by threatening loudly; browbeat; bulldoze.”  Bullying ranges from simple one-on-one bullying to more complex bullying, in which the bully may have one or more “lieutenants” who are willing to assist the primary bully in his or her bullying activities.

Now let’s consider the activities that Obama and his administration have carried out over the past four years that happen to fit this description:

1) Legislation that will affect over 300 million Americans was passed through questionable means in the middle of the night, without legislators knowing what was in the bill, at a time when the majority of Americans didn’t want it.  One would say that this fits into the “coercion” and “force” genres, no?

2) This administration bears no love for fossil fuels, so a rigorous campaign to shut down coal plants and curtail future oil exploration has been implemented.  They can’t persuade us to use renewable energy sources, so force is used.  “Energy prices would necessarily skyrocket.”  Again, is this not a form of bullying?

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