In the 2 pages of this article you will gain more insight into the mind of a liberal than you thought possible. They are secular fundamentalists who have assumed for themselves the mantle of God. Because of this they are impervious to reason, believing themselves infallible. The result is a narcissistic certainty of purpose they are compelled to force onto others. They are old school Calvinists. The New England Calvinists were the torch bearers for the anti-slavery and temperance movements. Their progeny are still in New England, and still set on moralizing to the rest of us.