Walter Lippmann and the Cult of the Providential State

By |2016-11-26T09:52:13-06:00August 13th, 2012|Categories: Quotation, Tyranny|

“In the violent conflicts which now trouble the earth the active contenders believe that since the struggle is so deadly it must be that the issues which divide them are deep.  I think they are mistaken. Because parties are bitterly opposed, it does not necessarily follow that they have radically different purposes.  The intensity [...]