January 15, 2012

CAN'T GET THERE FROM HERE:

Optimistic or Pessimistic About America: Peter Lawler (Peter Augustine Lawler, 11.17.2011 , Commentary)

Big government is now in retreat on two fronts, national and state. The entitlements that have structured our welfare state are eroding or even imploding. The movement is fromdefined benefits to defined contributions, with risk being transferred from the government or the employer to the individual. The good news is that free people are going to have more opportunity to exercise personal responsibility. [...]

The road to serfdom, it turns out, never gets to serfdom. 



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