The Equality Equivocation

November 20, 2014

Addresses a key aspect of the left’s “equality” agenda that muddies Americans’ thinking on the issue and enables the left to turn people’s good intentions against their genuine interests.

The Egalitarian Assault on Free Speech

October 18, 2012

Why do so many on today’s left so forcefully advocate censorship when it comes to campaign spending? Hasn’t the left traditionally stood up for free speech, at least in the political realm? The left has always suffered from a basic contradiction: It seeks to protect “civil liberties”—traditionally including the right. . . Continue »

Laughing Joe’s Egalitarian Aim

October 12, 2012

Laughing Joe Biden, during the vice presidential debate, made clear his commitment to egalitarianism: [I]nstead of signing pledges to Grover Norquist not to ask the wealthiest among us to contribute to bring back the middle class, they [Republican candidates] should be signing a pledge saying to the middle class we’re. . . Continue »