I merely wish to remind the 966 who responded previously of Mr. Sowell's final two paragraphs which I have copied and pasted below. It is quite clear that his warning is appropriate for many of the responders! The Moral Infrastructure
is sadly lacking.
" But if everyone takes the path of least resistance -- if politicians pander to particular constituencies and judges give only wrist slaps to particular groups or mobs who are currently in vogue, and educators indoctrinate their students with "non-judgmental" attitudes -- then the moral infrastructure corrodes and crumbles.
The moral infrastructure is one of the intangibles, without which the tangibles don't work. Like the physical infrastructure, its neglect in the short run invites di