Accidental Deliberations: Saturday Morning Links

Assorted content for your weekend reading. – Paul Krugman highlights why inequality is indeed an issue which demands action – both for its own sake, and for its impact on other goals such as economic sustainability. And Bill Moyers discusses the difference between a government responsive to its people and one completely controlled by elites: ...

Ominous prediction from Andrew Sullivan re: Netanyahu vs. Obama

I guess it depends on what Andrew means by “get rid of Obama soon”. But I think we know exactly what he means. Shudder. Here’s a prediction. Netanyahu, in league and concert with Romney, Santorum and Gingrich, will make his move to get rid of Obama soon. And he will be more lethal to this ...

Andrew Sullivan drives the wahmbulance to Pat Buchanan’s doorstep.

I normally agree and in fact admire much of what Andrew Sullivan writes. Unlike phony conservative opportunists like David Frum, Sullivan approaches his words with a conviction not influenced by the winds of caprice. However, he is still a conservative and is prone to indulging in the last refuge of a conservative – whinng about the ‘victimization’ ...