Thursday, February 24, 2011
But Cal Thomas argues a person's worth does not come from government or any other earthly measurement. So check out his superb Washington Examiner column, "Our Value Doesn't Come From Government." It's really good. And it contains a profound observation that has haunted me all morning:
"'It couldn't happen here,' you say? All great horrors begin at the extremes and work their way into the mainstream because of moral weakness or exhaustion, or self-regard, or the rejection of (or ambivalence about) certain fundamental truths."