• Persecution means an attempt to drive out, attempt to subjugate, and there are various ways that that can be done. Sarah Palin's opponents and her critics would like to see her leave the public square by insulting, degrading, demeaning, abusing and ridiculing her, and - by pretending that she has nothing to say.

    "Without Further Ado, Sarah Palin Returns". "Tell Me More" with Michel Martin, November 20, 2009.