Ruling Class Libertarian

The Cato Institute’s resident dean for open borders pretty much sums up everything wrong with modern libertarianism (or at least a popularized, ruling class version of it):

In the comment section to this tweet, he continues by stating that anyone who thinks otherwise (those dirty nationalists!) is practicing a “communism of the Right.” For, “Nationalism is a government program created to lower the cost of raising armies.”

As Harry Jaffa once wrote about an interlocutor, “I could not assign any intelligible meaning” to these sentences.

About Tom Doniphon

Tom Doniphon is not, as you may imagine, an iconic character from John Ford's greatest western. He is, rather, a writer in the Midwest. The moniker, suffice to say, is a pseudonym.

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