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Thomas Sowell: Charlatans and Sheep: Part III -

One of the many painful signs of the mindlessness of our times was a recent section of the Wall Street Journal, built around the theme "What's Holding Women Back in the Workplace?"

In 1913, Woodrow Wilson segregated the armed forces...and supported the KKK. REPUBLICANS freed the slaves! DEMOCRATS consistently voted against FREEDOM and RIGHTS for blacks. COUNTS

In this clip from the 1980 Free To Choose, socialist Frances Fox Piven tangles with Milton Friedman and Thomas Sowell. Sowell, in particular, is incisive with his discussion of process versus aspiration -- concluding that whatever the purported social goals, liberty suffers. We thought this would be interesting in light of the recent dustup...