So 2016 is limping to an end with an assassination of an ambassador, another “inspired” attack on innocents at a Christmas market, and the formal election of a master crony-capitalist to the office of the presidency of the United States.
In 1950, a British dry cleaner refused to show his papers and brought down the whole system of national identity registration.
While many did not predict the outcome of this election, everyone knew one thing: half of the country would be devastated.
Collective punishment is unjust. This is the case whether it is employed by governments, corporations, teachers, or parents.
Classical liberals all agree that government should be limited, but they disagree about how they get to that conclusion.
Toleration is the cornerstone of liberalism. Washington understood this and urged future generations to honor this commitment.