Sunday, March 11, 2012

Barry Rubin: Smart Jew

"The threat to democracy there [the West] is the idea that the smart people, those with credentials, should tell everyone else what to do because they know what is best for them. That ideology — which is as old as Plato’s Republic in which he said the philosophers should rule — has now replaced the traditional left that exalted the working people".

This is an excellent piece, do read it all.