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Prof Thomas Sowell

Envy Social Justice Thomas Sowell FreedomWorks Powerline

Notable Quote – Yep, The Left STRIVES To Make You Free!

The Left is ALL about envy. Think about it – their entire schtick about replacing Equality with Equity is simple. They HATE that anyone can get ahead – they are envious that anyone can make something of themselves based solely on merit, motivation, talent, and a work ethic.

Government Obedient People Powerline

Notable Quote – You Know That Old Saw about “Those that cannot do, teach…”

And then there is Government: One of the reasons why government absorbs so much money and takes on ever-increasing powers is that it is home to so many people whose beliefs could not withstand the draconian tests of science, the marketplace or a scoreboard. What we the taxpayers are ultimately paying for is their insulation …

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Notable Quote – Manmade Crisis That Only Those that “Recognize” It Can Fix It

What they [the media and politicians] want to hear are things that make for excitement, crusades, and a chance to be on the side of the angels. They want statistics or anything else that blames our whole way of life for creating catastrophic dangers that only the wise and noble few can save us from. …

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Notable Quote – Another Buttress for the Great Mind Fallacy

The vast disparity in knowledge and understanding between intellectuals and the population at large assumed by the intelligentsia is crucial to the vision of the anointed, whether in discussions of law, economics, race, war or innumerable other issues. But, if the knowledge that is consequential includes a range of mundane information too vast to be …

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