Socialism

Socialism, like the ancient ideas from which it springs, confuses the distinction between government and society. As a result of this, every time we object to a thing being done by government, the socialists conclude that we object to its being done at all. We disapprove of state education. Then the socialists say that we are opposed to any education…. We object to a state-enforced equality We object to a state-enforced equality. Then they say that we are against equality. ”

– Bastiat

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