The debate over whether the “Libertarian Moment” has arrived and whether it will arrive on Monday or Tuesday is symptomatic of why the moment hasn’t arrived. No one is debating whether the socialist moment has arrived. They’re either championing it or fighting a rear guard action against it.
The debate over the libertarian moment and its train schedule is a debate about ideas and issues rather than people. And it’s the people who make the moment.
Finding Trout In Your Milk?
“If we define an American fascist as one who in case of conflict puts money and power ahead of human beings, then there are undoubtedly several million fascists in the United States. There are probably several hundred thousand if we narrow the definition to include only those who in their search for money and power are ruthless and deceitful.” The Danger of American Fascism, Henry A. Wallace, 1944