Communism is about being a government pawn.You see Lew under every rock.
Tea Party? Do you mean the Koch Brothers manufactured movement that some people were ignorant enough to fall for? The one the protects their interests and no one elses? That Tea Party?
Do we fear it? Yea, just like it makes sense to fear any fanatical and ignorant mob. The poor fools think it's patriotism and living up to the Constitution. It's really about being corporate pawns.