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on unintended consequences

Walter Russell Mead has been a keen observer of society and its arrangements and structures, especially what he calls the “Blue model” of government, where public spending becomes a key support of economic support for certain demographic groups. Notably in … Continue reading

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big government and my old hometown

San Bernardino, CA, isn’t where I grew up, but we lived there for 12 years, my kids grew up there, and we have a lot of friends and good memories in that city. The city’s collapse over the past year … Continue reading

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