Tag Archives: Social Darwinism

John Stossel’s social darwinism

This country has nothing to fear from the crooked man who fails. We put him in jail. It is the crooked man who succeeds who is a threat to this country.–TR John Stossel’s column “A lie, a myth and a … Continue reading

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Far out

A single dimensional continuum from left to right fails to capture the complex spectrum of political opinion. I propose a two-dimensional representation like that shown. Moderate views from liberal to conservative fall along the horizontal axis. Extreme political views which … Continue reading

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Astonishing political views

Astonishing political views that we hear so frequently they may no longer seem absurd. Government can’t create jobs (Tom Reed’s handout 2013-2015) Social Security is unaffordable, unsustainable, bankrupt Low taxes for the rich and super rich benefit all Our children … Continue reading

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