They Mean Well. Really?

December 14, 2011


No more pretensions of “meaning well” and “good intentions.” Conservatives determined to  be civil can simply practice tough love on their political opponents. Substitute calm, clear-eyed facts and a fair accurate description of inconsistencies. It will either waken them from their Big Dream…or drive them crazier, both quite acceptable outcomes.

Read Victor Volsky at American Thinker.

Watch “Good Intentions,”  Walter Williams’ 30 minute PBS documentary.  “We were winning the war on poverty in this country until shortly after Lyndon Johnson declared war on it.”

Good Intentions, Part One

Good Intentions, Part Two

Good Intentions, Part Three

4 Responses to They Mean Well. Really?

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  2. […] hopeful for Blacks enjoying their full rights as American freemen.  Then, as historian Walter Williams, laments, “We were winning the war on poverty in this country until shortly after Lyndon Johnson […]

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  4. […] driven to suicide “for safety” or “for your own good.”  Note the style of “good intentions” utilized by the Left as contrasted with the unabashedly heartless approach of Hitler & Co. What untold millions of […]

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