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OTOH, if you're supporting the most pro-individualism viable candidate, it's less certain.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Moral Preening at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Does the list include an Earl Warren? Earl Warren was also noted for sending Japanese-Americans to concentration camps. A willingness to crack down on foreigners is not enough.
Toggle Commented May 20, 2016 on Law at Keith Burgess-Jackson
In 2008, if the Republicans had used approval voting, they would not have picked McCain.
Toggle Commented May 15, 2016 on From Today's New York Times at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I think of the collectivists who have taken over parts of conservatism as selling out free trade.
Toggle Commented May 13, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
"Watch the pincer movement. If you're sick of one version, we push you into the other. We get you coming and going. We've closed the doors. We've fixed the coin. Heads---collectivism, and tails---collectivism."---Ayn Rand
Toggle Commented May 6, 2016 on Politics, Part 4 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Does this mean there was a major depression after NAFTA?
Toggle Commented May 6, 2016 on Politics, Part 4 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Shouldn't a philosophy professor be an idea conservative?
Toggle Commented Apr 28, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
If Cruz is nominated, I'll have to vote for him out of nerd solidarity.
I have no plans of getting right with anybody who insists I get right with him.
Toggle Commented Apr 17, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I'm on the same side as OWS with respect to bailouts.
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2016 on Politics at Keith Burgess-Jackson
On the other hand, we're gaining manufacturing jobs and China is losing them...
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2016 on Free Trade at Keith Burgess-Jackson
My mathematical genealogy includes David Hilbert and Carl Friedrich Gauß.
Toggle Commented Apr 3, 2016 on Academia at Keith Burgess-Jackson
The case against abortion is the same as the case for immigration: that basic human rights exist independently of membership in "society."
Cf. https://twitter.com/ChateauEmissary/status/713402122075770880
Toggle Commented Mar 27, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I oppose Trump because I've been explaining to leftists for the past 22 years that conservatives aren't like that and I don't want to have to apologize to them.
Toggle Commented Mar 10, 2016 on Politics, Part 4 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
The phrase "I know you are but what am I" comes to mind.
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2016 on Politics at Keith Burgess-Jackson
It sounds like you're moving left.
Toggle Commented Feb 28, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
One more time: Dollars sent overseas come back eventually.
Toggle Commented Feb 21, 2016 on Politics, Part 3 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
You're in favor of class warfare now?
Toggle Commented Feb 21, 2016 on Politics at Keith Burgess-Jackson
"...when a woman's right to vote was being debated, he would have argued that such a thing was not written into the Constitution..." It wasn't at the time of the debates. We did that the right way, by Constitutional Amendment.
Politics has changed. I regret to say it's changed by Republicans joining in the chorus of "Direct someone else's wealth to me."
Toggle Commented Feb 12, 2016 on From Today's New York Times at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Which elite? The ideological elite is pro-Cruz. The deal-making elite is Anybody But Cruz.
Toggle Commented Jan 24, 2016 on Politics, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Also see the Jeff MacNelly tax form.
Don't forget caterpillars.
Toggle Commented Jan 10, 2016 on Politics at Keith Burgess-Jackson
You'll be glad to know that only one philosopher signed this petition.
Toggle Commented Jan 10, 2016 on Academentia at Keith Burgess-Jackson