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1452, 18 Jul 17

Egalitarianism Defeated Liberty

I see that Victor Davis Hanson and I were thinking along the same lines this week, but as usual, he says it better.

It does not matter that the ossified European social model does not work and leads to collective decline in the standard of living. The world knows that from seeing the implosion of Venezuela and Cuba, or the gradual decline of the EU and the wreckage of its Mediterranean members, or the plight of blue states such as Illinois and California. Instead, it is the near-religious idea of egalitarianism that counts; on the global stage, it has all but won the war against liberty. We are all creatures of the Animal Farm barnyard now.


1452, 18 July 2017


  1. billphoto

    Well said.  Too bad some never hear.

  2. Kevin Scheunemann

    Evil socialists.

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