The Power Line Show, Ep. 72: The Vindication of Progress?

This week’s episode of the Power Line Show is a meditation on a great line from Macaulay: “On what principle is it that with nothing but improvement behind us, we are to expect nothing but deterioration before us?” Yet paradoxically doomsaying has been at the heart of so-called “progressivism” for a long time, as I noted in a post months about about Steven Pinker entitled “Why Do Progressives Hate Progress?” … Continue reading The Power Line Show, Ep. 72: The Vindication of Progress?