“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Does an unabashed Liberal Economist, Robert Reich, have a plan?
Robert Reich, former Labor Secretary to Bill Clinton, loves to talk. I find him entertaining and intellectualy honest. He has some interesting views on job creation.
I did say Robert likes to talk and I did say he was intellectualy honest.
Robert is also currently an advisor to Barack Obama. Well guess what Robert had to say about government health care back in 2007: