How much government coercion is enough? At what point do even liberals say, taxes are high enough now, there are enough regulations, enough disincentives to work or take any responsibility, enough rewards for not being a member of the core population at the expense of those who are, enough Third World immigration, enough American tax money squandered abroad, enough defamation of America’s Founding Fathers and founding principles, enough obsequious pandering to expansionist Islam, enough vocabulary terms banned for being “racist,” in short, enough moonbattery?
As far as liberals are concerned, there will never be enough. That’s why they call themselves “progressives.” They will never stop progressing toward ultimate leftism, which will never quite be achieved, because people will never be equal, and they will never stop trying to be free.
William Voegeli of the Claremont Institute offers his take on how much farther progressives can keep pushing their suffocating conception of “progress”:
On a tip from Torcer.