The valiant Republican battle against Obamacare is a pivotal point in U.S. history. Appeasement is not an option.
The Supreme Court's Dred Scott decision of 1857 set the stage for state secession and civil war. History has a prickly way of repeating itself. The Supreme Court's dreadful Obamacare decision of 2012 has likewise divided the nation – with a huge majority of Americans now opposing the mandate.
Dealing appeasement to evil never ends well. Republicans should recall late September of 1938. The U.K. and France offered appeasement to the twin evils of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. Instead of softening the monsters, appeasement only increased their appetite for world domination through mass murder and worldwide devastation.
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How can appeasement to Democrats end well? What, after all, is the Democratic Party other than an amoral political organization cheering clinically disguised ritual child sacrifice on a genocidal scale? Many Democrats couldn't care less about the survival of America as a distinctively free nation much less the survival of American values and individual sovereignty. Why would anyone choose to appease them?