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Saturday, October 01, 2011

Why A College Education Can Corrupt Your Children

Congressman Paul Ryan, on the Wall Street Journal website, reviews a book that sets forth the liberal-progressive societal ideal that appears to animate President Obama.  Columbia University’s Professor Jeffrey Sachs, in The Price of Civilization, explains why fighting the War of Independence put us on the wrong track toward the wrong life goals from day one.