“In any other walk of life but the business of politics, demonizing an entire class of people with such sweeping verdicts would be dismissed as the meanest, most superficial bigotry. We would see through the demagogue’s flimsy logic. We would immediately think of the many exceptions we personally know, such as Ransom. We would condemn the demagogue for his carelessness, for his cruelty, and for his ignorance.” Real Heroes Are Grateful People | Foundation for Economic Education

In any other walk of life but the business of politics, demonizing an entire class of people with such sweeping verdicts would be dismissed as the meanest, most superficial bigotry. We would see through the demagogue’s flimsy logic. We would immediately think of the many exceptions we personally know, such as Ransom. We would condemn the demagogue for his carelessness, for his cruelty, and for his ignorance.

Source: Real Heroes Are Grateful People | Foundation for Economic Education

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