Free people make choices that change their status in relation to others. Can’t have that can we?
December 22, 2009
[Look at the health care issue, look at the graduated income tax issue, look at double taxing of corporate profits, look at the victim disarmament laws. The anti-freedom people want people equal–even if it is equally poor, equally at risk, equally sick, or equally dead.
There is are numerous very profound problems with equalizing people. Probably the most obvious, but not the most hazardous problem, is this.
I had read this shortly after Robb posted it but I didn’t give this particular set of words the independent focus it deserved. Thanks to Mike L. for bringing it to my attention.–Joe]