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I Think I Owe an Apology to George W. Bush.

Marie150 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 6:57 AM
Do we want a nation of irresponsible human beings that believe it is their right to have everything given to them. That is what Social Justice is. Throw some more money at what you do not want and watch it grow.

William F. Buckley once noted that he was 19 when the Cold War began at the Yalta conference. The year the Berlin Wall came down, he became a senior citizen. In other words, he explained, anti-Communism was a defining feature of conservatism his entire adult life. Domestically, meanwhile, the right was largely a "leave me alone coalition": Religious and traditional conservatives, overtaxed businessmen, Western libertarians, and others fed up with government social engineering and economic folly. The foreign policy battle against tyrannical statism abroad only buttressed the domestic antagonism toward well-intentioned and occasionally democratic statism at home.

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