Saturday, March 15, 2008

Obama and Geraldine's big mouth

Here's the Register's editorial reacting to the various flaps that arose after Geraldine Ferraro opened her big mouth and suggested that black males in this country have all the luck! It makes an argument I suspect you won't find elsewhere, having to do with the fact that democracy is divisive rather than unifying, and becomes increasingly so as government increases in size and becomes increasingly paternalistic/maternalistic.

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