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Bonus Quotation of the Day…

… is from page 56 of the original edition of Walter Lippmann’s sometimes deeply flawed but profoundly insightful and important 1937 book, The Good Society:

Those who look to the state as director of society must abolish the diversity and contrariness of human purpose.

DBx: Yes.

I wonder if the many progressives who never tire of preening publicly as embracers of “diversity” understand Lippmann’s point. I wonder also if Lippmann’s point is understood by the many advocates of industrial policy. In both cases, I doubt it.

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