The Big Stick

The neo-liberal creed: We're tired of feeling your pain.

Some would unkindly label Lykken's plan proto-fascist, but he differs from the Clintonites mainly in the rigor of his logic. He, like Bill and Hillary, believes that moral pathologies, not tightening economic straits, are the main trouble with families, and that the state is the best manager of disintegrating family life. But he takes matters beyond the V-chip and juiced-up child welfare bureaucracies. He would do poor and disadvantaged children the favor of making sure they are never born.

« Previous Page
Minnesota Concert Tickets