Tuesday, December 31, 2013

"The Great Virtue Shift"

By Donald Sensing

The race for the bottom, and we are not there yet.

Almost every act regarded in the mid-20th century as a vice was, by the opening of the 21stcentury, considered a virtue. As gambling, obscenity, pornography, drugs, divorce, homosexuality, abortion and sneering disaffection became The New Virtue, government at all levels began to move in on the action, starting with casinos and currently involving, in several states and the District of Columbia, an officially approved and bureaucratically managed narcotics trade. 
On Decadence - The American Interest

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