NYT: "The Perils of Textbook Libertarianism"?Submitted by letmapeoplego on Sat, 05/22/2010 - 16:47
Note, NYT does admit that Jim Crow was INTRUSIVE GOVERNMENT. But goes on to suggest that Rand is a neanderthal.
Guys, although it does not feel like it, this has been a few great days for liberty.
Americans are having to give a glance a the philosophical complexity and perhaps occasional overreach of the 1960's civil rights legislation. Killing sacred cows are how a society grows. If we are going to bring people to liberty, we have to engage the verboten and untouchable.
We need to get people comfortable with freedom. This is a great discussion to have even if it is lead by the shrill and ignorant corporate media.