Daily Archive: May 17, 2010

Dissecting the Robin Hood socialist/Randian divide

Some interesting discussion surrounding the Robin Hood film (which I haven’t seen) has surfaced following this A.O. Scott piece in the New York Times, wherein Scott suggests: You may have heard that Robin Hood...

Greece and the Tri-lemma

I am a proponent of globalization and I’ll admit that my understanding of financial markets is exceedingly limited, but I have a hard time disagreeing with Dani Rodrik’s claim that democracy, the nation-state, and...

Cameron and Blond

Massie has been confident all along that Conservatives and Liberal Democrats have this common ground, and I am inclined to agree with him, which is why I think Prof. Fox exaggerates the Liberal resistance...

The ‘Too Big to Fail’ Era

Ross Douthat’s latest column is very, very good. UPDATE: So are Rod Dreher’s thoughts on the subject.