) claims that gun control, death-penalty repeal, and more nice stuff for illegal immigrants are part of a "leftward" or "progressive" agenda in Maryland. All three are part of the overclass' scheme to keep everyone else desperate or destitute.
Overclass major media fights capital punishment for first-degree murderers as true Marxists know that the lumpen proletariat preys on the honest worker and keeps them dependent and divided in proportion as their need for police is maximized. Honest data from Bernard Cohen's book
Law Without Order
shows that Quebec's murder rate rose almost 50 percent when Canada did away with its death penalty and Ontario's murder rate leapt over 70 percent the same year.
Illegal immigration steals jobs from America's workers, and the law of supply and demand means it averages out our standard of living with Third World countries.
No one suggests taking guns from the overclass' government people. The fact is that all oppressive regimes disarm the mere people. Feudalism disarmed the peasantry. The Old South disarmed blacks. Apartheid did the same in South Africa. Hitler disarmed the Jews. Israel disarms its Arabs while Jews are armed to the teeth. Sharia law disarms non-Muslims. Stalin disarmed everybody but his bloody-handed police force and army.
The Catholic hierarchy, with its medieval paradigm, is just as "progressive" on these three issues as the workers' false friends: our "leftward" bought-and-paid-for Democrats.