Thoughtful commentary on the ideas, events, people and policies shaping our world
"We can have democracy in this country, or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both."
"If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich."
"The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness."
"(Men often) forget that constructive change offers the best method of avoiding destructive change; that reform is the antidote to revolution; and that social reform is not the precursor but the preventive of socialism."