The View From 1776
Wednesday, January 23, 2008
Private Philanthropy is Bad for Socialism
The New York Times is distressed that private philanthropists can give money to any charity they choose.
Only a socialistic Federal government is capable, says the Times, of making wise decisions about dispensing money to achieve social justice.
The flip side of American private largess is the stinginess of the public sector. Philanthropic contributions in the United States