Obama paraphrases Rev. Niemoller “First I lost Catholics, but I had other groups so I didn’t care.”

 By Kevin “Coach” Collins

 We’ve heard the words of German Pastor Niemoller who lamented that he stood by and did nothing as the Nazis murdered people by category.

 Niemoller said, “First they came for the Jews and I did not speak out because I was not a Jew,” and so on.

  For the past three years Barack Obama could be paraphrasing Niemoller. Obama might have said, “First I attacked Christians, especially Catholics trying to force them to violate their religious beliefs. When I lost them as supporters I didn’t care because I had lots of other supporters.”

 He could have said, “I attacked oil producers with Cap and Trade and my support fell. Since I had other groups to vote for me I didn’t care.”

 When he lied and cheated to pass Obamacare people rose up and kicked the Democrats out of control of the Congress, Obama was saying, “Sure I’ve lost some supporters because of these underhanded tricks but, so what?  I’ve got plenty of supporters who love socialized healthcare.”

 Further along he said, “When I insulted Israel and lost some Jewish support, I thought ‘no problem’ I still have lots of other supporters.”

 When it came to gun owners, gaffe machine Joe Biden grabbed the stage and “hinted” that re-electing Democrats to rule our lives would lead to ‘debates’ over the Second Amendment. Obama and Biden still don’t care because they believe they have other supporters to make up for those they lose by attacking our Second Amendment rights.        

 Now Obama is trying to make fools of blue collar union members who lost work because he won’t approve the Keystone pipeline, and he has shut down coal operations which will lose him West Virginia Ohio Pennsylvania and Kentucky. But he’s not worried because he has other supporters and doesn’t need these states to win – the media tells him so.

 He has alienated every voting bloc except the Hispanics (enthusiasm for voting among  Blacks has dropped 30 points since this time in 2008). Now that he is siding with a thug over a legally armed Hispanic home owner maybe that support will dry up as well.

 When the realization that now there is no one left to support him hits Obama he can think about Niemoller’s warning. On Election Night we’ll hear him moan, “I attacked major voting blocs for three years then it came to Election Day and there was no one left to vote for me.”

 To contact your Congressional Representative use this link: http://www.contactingthecongress.org/

To read more about this story use these links:









Have you answered this week’s CiR.com poll?

This day in history April 4

1887: Republican Susanna Salter was elected mayor of Argonia Kansas. She was the first woman elected as mayor in American history. Read more about Republicans have always offered every group in America the support and respect Democrats have denied them for the past 200 years in Coach’s new book Crooks thugs and bigots the lost hidden and changed history of the Democratic Party at http://crooksthugsandbigots.com      

“Don’t miss our new 3 minute “audiotorial” produced by Without a Helmet: On the Line with Emmett & Wiley.  Hear it now by clicking the play button on their logo on the lower right of my homepage!   

You can order your copy at http://crooksthugsandbigots.com  

 In this world you may have knowledge or you may have repose, but you may not have both. 

What have you done today to deserve to live in America?

Comments on this or any other coachisright.com essay can be sent by following the posting instructions below.

Be Sociable, Share!

3 thoughts on “Obama paraphrases Rev. Niemoller “First I lost Catholics, but I had other groups so I didn’t care.””

  1. He may have lost the Catholics, but over breakfast the other morning my long time Catholic Deacon friend who has led 17 tours to Medjugorje in Bosnia, said many Catholic priests are solidly behind Obama. Not all, I know a few who aren't, but it really makes me more determined to wake up the liberation theology social justice types that Pope Benedict XVI is striving to instruct.

Comments are closed.