Friday, July 17, 2009

Gandhi, the Daily Kos, and Libertarians

At Delawareliberal (the really old version of the site) they used to have up the following quotation from Gandhi:br /br /blockquotespan style="font-weight:bold;"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win. /span/blockquotebr /br /Which is intriguing in light of the fact that some diarists at The Daily Kos are now spending almost as much time discussing [debunking, from their perspective] Libertarianism and the idea of a serious Libertarian third party as they spend trashing social conservatism and Sarah Palin: a href=""here/a, a href=""here/a, and a href=""here/ /br /As a rough measure it is becoming more and more clear that libertarian ideas--unfettered by the overtly moralistic and often theocratic overtones of the extreme social conservatives--are seen by progressives and liberals to be their major intellectual and political /br /Which would be a lot of fun if Libertarians could ever find a way to organize /br /Ah, well....div class="blogger-post-footer"img width='1' height='1' src=''//div

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