I would venture to bet that you think that the right is the moralist side of the political debate. I disagree. Americal Leftists have claimed the high ground in public policy, appealing to egalitarianism, environmentalism, and risk-aversion, in which moral positions are expressed but widely denied as having anything to do with “morality.” Conservatives, on…Details
Obama joke-threatens to use drones on the Jonas brothers if they come near his daughters. Just completely out of touch with morality, reality, and his lessers….
Question: When you enter a moral universe where your scruples are blunted enough to pursue some dubious end by any number of questionable means, what prevents you, as a Keynesian economist or politician, from seeing people killed to boost your economy? Answer: Not much. As a sidenote, if you head over to Paul Krugman’s blog,…Details
An email forward from this morning… Only in America could politicians talk about the greed of the rich at a $40,000 a plate campaign fund raising event. Only in America could people claim that the government still discriminates against black Americans when we have a black President, a black Attorney General, and roughly 18% of…Details
May is the best month! Most of the following deserve their own posts, but I have been extremely busy, and a blurb will have to do… Everyone should be in favor of lowering taxes for the rich (and for all, of course). The reason, in sum, is that the capital goods sector, largely financed by…Details