Tag Archives: Paternalists

Daniel J. Mitchell: ‘Three More Reasons To Laugh At Communism’- Wait, There’s More

“I sometimes feel guilty when I mock communism. Should I really be joking about an ideology that directly or indirectly caused 100 million deaths? Are laughs appropriate when there is ongoing torture, abuse, and starvation in communist hellholes such as … Continue reading

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Tom Woods: Christopher Snowden- ‘Killjoys: A Critique of The Nanny State’

Source:The New Democrat “Christopher Snowdon of London’s Institute of Economic Affairs makes the case against paternalistic meddling in individual decisions. Subscribe to the Tom Woods Show:” From Tom Woods There isn’t really one form of a nanny state or one ideology … Continue reading

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Heritage Foundation: Evan Sayet- ‘How Modern Liberals Think’: The Differences Between Liberals & Socialists

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState Plus As an actual Liberal myself and not someone who just calls myself a Liberal, but someone who actually understands liberalism and not someone whose called a Liberal by people who couldn’t … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: FBN’s John Stossel: Alan West & Alex McFarland on Personal Freedom

I have a real hard time listening to people who claim to be against big government and essentially say that “big government is essentially bad except when we are in favor of big government”. So they say basically “go ahead … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: Glen Beck & Andrew Napolitano: The Right to be Left Alone

The Right to be Left Alone is not an anti-government viewpoint. But this belief that free adults or free Americans are exactly that. That we own ourselves, our bodies and our minds. What we do with our own lives is … Continue reading

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Washington Times: Editorial: Soda, Cigarettes and the Nanny State

American Nanny State Washington Times: Editorial: Sodas, Cigarettes and the Nanny State I’m against the nanny state as well because it implies that government or elitists in government know best how to manage individuals lives them the individuals themselves including … Continue reading

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The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Edward Morrissey: Why Michael Bloomberg’s Nanny Campaign Will Backfire: The Nanny Statist on the Loose

Nanny State The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Edward Morrissey: Why Michael Bloomberg’s Nanny Campaign Will Fail The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on BloggerNew York, New York, what … Continue reading

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Reason: Opinion: Matt Welch: Progressive Puritans: When Did Progressivism Become Statism?

Reason: Opinion: Matt Welch: Progressive Puritans Ederik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on BloggerProgressivism, at least as it has been practiced in recent … Continue reading

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The Federalist: Opinion: David Corbin & Matt Parks: New York, New York: “What a Progressive City Looks Like”: What is Modern Progressivism?

The Federalist: Opinion: David Corbin & Matt Parks: New York, New York: What A Progressive City Looks Like Rik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New … Continue reading

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Libertarianism.org: Opinion: Jason Kuznicki: Modern Liberalism and The Paternalism of Things

Libertarianism.org: Opinion: Jason Kuznicki: Modern Liberalism and the Paternalism of Things This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Modern Liberalism and the Paternalism of Things is the perfect way to describe what is called modern liberalism. … Continue reading

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