But whatever one means by "equality," this surely is a most dangerous and improper goal for a government to seek – for not only can it not be achieved in human society, it would not be desirous for it to be achieved and certainly not for a government to try to work for. It is one thing to be born equal, as the Declaration said, but quite another to be made equal. A government with that as its purpose would be an Orwellian nightmare and of course still leave some "more equal" than others.
quinta-feira, janeiro 24, 2013
The Ghastly Idea of Equality
The Ghastly Idea of ‘Equality for All’ por Kirkpatrick Sale: