LEFTISTS ARE great with words, especially hijacking them, twisting their definitions.
They call themselves progressive and liberal when they are not. Socialism/communism is a political philosophy from a century ago, long proven to not work. Those who embrace it these days are the opposite of progressive.
They are regressive.
Liberal means open-minded and devoted to liberty, so it clearly does not apply to today’s American leftists, the followers of Bernie, Weepy Barry and Liz “Faux Squaw” Warren.
Those who tout their liberalism these days are actually intolerant and narrow. Granted many people consider themselves liberal out of long habit.
They vote Democrat for the same reason.
They’re not bad people. They’re just not paying attention that times and words have drastically changed. Perhaps we should confiscate their iPads so they can pay attention.
I am paying attention, and I am an old-school liberal.
Modern liberals are very different: