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A Morally-Confused Marine

Libertarians obviously believe they know everything and need no input from ANYONE. Religious or otherwise. Must be nice to absolutely believe YOU know every choice you make is for the best FOR YOU. Doesn't matter if it's for the best for anyone else though does it. Just you. I really wonder if you do know or are just pretending. Do you also support the legalization of all drugs? Suicide? Prostitution? Organ selling? Porn? Indenture? You know, where a person CHOOSES to sell himself for a period of time? All are "individual freedom and choice".
Andy544 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 10:36 AM
Multple millions of people, making 'wrong choices'and you have social meltdown and anarchy. The Libertarians don't see that...the fatal flaw in Libertarianism
goldilocks Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 9:43 AM
True libertarianism is not freedom without morality.

If you make a wrong choice, then you must suffer the consequence of your choice.

But you choice. No one chooses for you.
Andy544 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 9:10 PM
thanks for a quick summation why I could never vote Libertarian. There is a curious moral 'hollowness' and emptiness to their viewpoints. Freedom without morality.

Last week, the Washington Post published an opinion piece by a Marine captain titled, "I Killed People in Afghanistan. Was I Right or Wrong?"

The column by Timothy Kudo, who is now a graduate student at New York University, is a fine example of the moral confusion leftism has wrought over the last half century. Captain Kudo's moral confusion may predate his graduate studies, but if so, it has surely been reinforced and strengthened at NYU.

The essence of Mr. Kudo's piece is that before he served in Afghanistan he was ethically unprepared for killing, that killing is...

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