In the wake of the Kelo decision, this excerpt from Power Line is "required reading" for those interested in what the Founders meant when they wrote the Consitution's provisions relating to property rights.
Political and social observations from two aspiring hedgehogs who love the Isaiah Berlin essay.
Saturday, June 25, 2005
"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing." --ArchilochusWhat Do We Mean by "Hedgehog," Anyway?
THOUGHT FOR THE DAY:
"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence."
--John Adams, 'Argument in Defense of the Soldiers in the Boston Massacre Trials,' December 1770.
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