Progressivism, Brought to You by Pfizer
From the Tom Woods Letter:
It’s hard to believe now, but not even one human lifetime ago the slogan “question authority” was associated with the left-liberal project.
That’s long gone, having been replaced by “shut up and obey.”
This more recent, more authoritarian approach is much more in line with historic progressivism, which began in the Progressive Era as an elitist movement that favored the management of society by a self-identified expert class, albeit concealed beneath a veneer of “democracy.”
So it should not surprise us that Mother Jones, a progressive publication, isn’t really so skeptical of authority or of big corporations after all. It’s now more or less an unpaid division of Pfizer.
We’ve learned that senior editor Kiera Butler is preparing a hit piece on Dr. Vinay Prasad, himself a political liberal, for questioning the safety of the “boosters”; Prasad has correctly noted that the so-called s
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