Slipper slope.
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It’s always slippery on the Left

Those on the Right say that for the government to give anything to anyone (unless it’s tax breaks for the wealthy and businesses) it’s a slippery slope. That social safety nets and government assistance, even for the elderly and the most vulnerable in our society, is wrong, that it’s just a way for the government to erode ones individual freedoms (and, yes, I’m oversimplifying, but the practical result of Republican rhetoric is…