Tuesday, August 03, 2021
Paul Krugman - So let's talk about what the right means when it talks about "freedom" ... [W]hat they actually mean is closer to "defense of privilege" - specifically the right of certain people (generally white male Christians) to do whatever they want. Once you understand that the rhetoric of freedom is actually about privilege, things that look on the surface like gross inconsistency and hypocrisy start to make sense.
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