Thomas Sowell Quote
“Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.”
The Thomas Sowell Reader (2011 edition), Basic Books - ISBN: 9780465022502
Born: June 30, 1930 (age 84)
Bio: Thomas Sowell is an American economist, social theorist, political philosopher, and author. A National Humanities Medal winner, he advocates laissez-faire economics and writes from a conservative and libertarian perspective. He is currently the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.
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“Every power vested in a government is in its nature sovereign, and includes by force of the term a right to employ all the means requisite...to the attainment of the ends of such power.”