It's a global Jihad, stupid. Allowing that poison into the country is only going to increase the damage it inflicts on others.
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The alternative is there has never been any "free society" in the history of man. We've never had the individual ability to opt out of stuff we don't like and accept what we do like. If you want to live in a developed, first world, advanced society, you must accept social welfare spending. There are no places on the globe where you don't have to make that choice.
OK, taxes are evil. Noted. It's too bad you choose to live in a first world country, the governments of which ALL "steal" from their citizens. For myself, the benefits of living in a first world country FAR outweigh the downside of seeing some of my taxes go for spending that I don't approve of.Robbing Peter to pay Paul is robbing Peter. The moral stand I choose to take is the one that opposes theft by the state for any purpose. The supposed 'goodness' of the ends do not justify the use of evil means.
All you're doing is stating your priorities - police, but not SS - and would if possible force YOUR priorities on me. You don't have that right, as I don't have that right. We both get a vote, and the ability to influence the government's priorities in other ways if we are so moved - protest, donate money, lobby, write letters, give speeches....