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The World Is Upside-Down

Old Carpenter Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 1:34 PM
War is never "good". That is why it should only be used when the alternative is worse. Loss of freedom is only one of the worse alternatives.
What right-minded person can deny the current uncanny applicability of the admonition by the Prophet Isaiah, uttered some 2,700 years ago, "Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness"?

Increasingly today, what is undeniably evil is depicted as good and what most traditionalists, at least, used to agree is good passes often for evil.

What's striking to me is that many aren't merely rationalizing evil in an attempt to excuse their indefensible actions. They have systematically turned our entire moral code upside down. They have attacked the very basis...