Merkel Demands Germans Surrender (Again) While Across the Globe Hong Kongers Celebrate the USA For Protecting Their Freedoms

Germans long ago elected politicians who promised to surrender their freedoms to the siren’s song of globalism.  

Yesterday, they showed just how far down the abyss of tyranny they had fallen when they applauded Chancellor Angela Merkel for demanding their legislature out a curb on free speech.

Angela Merkel: For those who claim they can no longer express their opinion, I say this to them: If you express and pronounced opinion, you must live with the fact that you will be contradicted. 

Expressing an opinion does not come at zero cost. 

But freedom of expression has its limits. Those limits begin where hatred is spread. They begin where the dignity of other people is violated.

This house will and must oppose extreme speech. Otherwise our society will no longer be the free society that it was.

Angel Merkel is the elected leader of Europe’s largest economy.  No wonder why the Brits are clamoring for Brexit. They have every reason to fear playing second fiddle to German dominated EU authoritarians.

Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, as we were celebrating Thanksgiving, Hong Kongers paid homage to the U.S.A. after President Trump signed two bills into law protecting the sovereignty of Hong Kong.

President Trump signed a bill mandating sanctions on Chinese and Hong Kong officials who carry out human rights abuses.  It also provides the requirement for an annual review of the favorable trade status that Washington grants Hong Kong.

The second bill prohibits export to Hong Kong police of certain nonlethal munitions, including tear gas, pepper spray, rubber bullets, water cannons, stun guns, and tasers.

“A troubled and afflicted mankind looks to us…