Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Tuesday Night Reading

Know what a "word fetish" is? No? Well you need to.  Great article.

George Will understands the value of dependency to the progressive worldview: "America’s national character will have to be changed if progressives are going to implement their agenda. So, changing social norms is the progressive agenda. "

A former liberal turned neo-con muses on the dangers of being wrong about history. Quirky, interesting article, worth a look.

Speaking of history, the latest anti-capitalist myth debunked by the folks at the FEE shows how Rockefeller's dominance of the oil industry was not an example of unfettered monopolistic capitalism.

[hts: Cafehayek.com; instapundit.com]