Demonizing “Liberal”

Posted by Michael Dolan on October 24, 2015 in Uncategorized |

As the meaning of certain political words evolves, the power dynamics in society often change.

David Morris, co-founder of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, discusses some of those changes over the past half century.  His points are thoughtful even if you don’t agree fully.

Check out what he has to say about “welfare,” “entitlement” and “equity.”  Here is his essay: http://www.alternet.org/culture/words-matter-what-language-we-use-tells-us-about-our-current-political-landscape


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