February 5, 2012
Lost Lessons of Communism's Fall
Janet Daley, Daily Telegraph
If the European intellectual elite had not been so compromised by its own broad acceptance of collectivist beliefs, maybe we would have had a genuine, far-reaching re-appraisal of the entire ideological framework. And that might have led to a more honest political dialogue in which everybody might now be talking sensibly about capitalism and how it needs to be managed. It is people - not markets - that are moral or immoral.
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