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Doug Smythe

Re-imagining sociological theory from the Right.

The Liberty Of The Slaves

Liberty is a cult, a fetish, and an idol in our societies; it is, axiomatically, the final end for which Man was made, just as salvation was once supposed to be. The word appears writ large on the national currency; it is ritualistically invoked over and over again in the cant of either political party, both of which claim to be the sole true conservators of Liberty against the other; and all respectable political discourse and debate revolves around the question of how Liberty is to be maximize