Day: April 10, 2015

Today’s Oxymoron: Mandatory Choice

Perhaps lost in the avalanche of bad news in recent days was President Obama’s trial balloon in which he suggested that all Americans should be forced to vote. There are countries in the world who do that, and one that used to do so was the Soviet Union. An astounding 98% or so of its citizens would show up at the polls. Of course, if they didn’t vote, they were put on a list of non-compliant citizens who deserved watching…. Read more »