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Soul searching in Sweden (2/2): Egalitarianism isn't what it used to be - Presseurop (English)

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Soul searching in Sweden (2/2): Egalitarianism isn't what it used to be
Presseurop (English)
According to the OECD, Sweden is no longer the egalitarian society it once was.
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Dorf on Law: Utilitarianism, Philanthropy and the Act/Omission ...

By Mike Dorf Professor Buchanan's post on Friday problematized a recent NY Times column by Peter Singer that I also found problematic--but my chief difficulty with Singer's analysis is somewhat different.

Via Ian Carmichael
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Robin's Readings and Reflections: Egalitarianism vs ...

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As a follow-up to my remarks in 2011 about feminism and male domination being two sides of the same coin, I thought the following table might be useful in outlining the differences between the egalitarian vs.
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“Conservatism” Rejects Libertarianism - FITSNews

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“Conservatism” Rejects Libertarianism
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For reasons surpassing understanding the “Republican” establishment has made eliminating the libertarian wing of its own party priority No. 1 heading into the 2014 elections.
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PJ Lifestyle » Stealth Libertarianism? - PJ Media

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Ending police raids of venues where homosexual activity is suspected is libertarianism. Expanding government to cover homosexual relationships is not libertarianism. Imposing restrictions on whom business owners can hire, ...
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Mandela's utilitarianism and the struggle for liberation ...

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“Mandela was a great leader because he recognized that the movement had become a civil insurrection, a largely nonviolent struggle. A great leader is one who recognizes where the movement is and leads them accordingly, ...
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The Republican rejection of libertarianism. And why it probably won't work. - Washington Post (blog)

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The Republican rejection of libertarianism. And why it probably won't work.
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Krauthammer's Take: Other than Obamacare, Biggest 2013 Story is Rising ... - National Review Online (blog)

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The tide is rising for America's libertarians - Financial Times

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The tide is rising for America's libertarians
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Robert Nozick, the late US libertarian, smoked pot while he was writing Anarchy, State and Utopia. He would applaud the growth of libertarianism among today's young Americans.
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Marc Gasol defends award with egalitarianism - USA TODAY

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Marc Gasol defends award with egalitarianism
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If Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol had his way, his Defensive Player of the Year Award that has sparked great debate in NBA circles would look bear some resemblance to Frankenstein.
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