Remember not so long ago when there was a constant (and often justified) outcry against the Trump Administration’s use of government power to quell dissent? Well, the use of government power to quell dissent has not ended. In fact it has probably intensified. But somehow or other the objections seem to have faded away, which suggests that the objections weren’t about the use of government power to stifle rights. On the contrary the objections were about who was using the power, not the power itself.
For example, consider the video below by John Stossel.