The View From 1776
Thursday, August 06, 2009
The Pusillanimity of Monday-Morning Armchair Quarterbacks
Nothing defines liberal-progressivism’s rottenness as clearly as its worship of socialism’s mythical peace and harmony under a world government. That article of secular faith, grounded in the belief that intellectual social engineers can restructure society in order to alter human nature, leads to the belief that criminals are the victims of society.
That belief in victimization reaches monstrous proportions in liberal-progressives’ defending Stalin’s murders of tens of millions of Russians and in denunciation of the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.