Mail Online (U.K.)
2009 01 14
By Melanie Phillips
Harriet Harman is an ultra-feminist gender warrior trapped in a student radical time-warp. Her Orwellian ‘equality’ agenda is not just sinister – it’s unhinged
Todays White Paper on social mobility should concern anyone who cares about justice and liberty, for it is not about social mobility at all.
It is in fact a blueprint for imposing equality through every single arm of government.
Already, every public authority in Britain is legally bound to ensure that policies do not unfairly discriminate on grounds of race, gender, disability or sexuality a requirement which has actually brought about much injustice. Now they will be similarly bound to bridge the gap between rich and poor….(Full Story)
F4L: Right on! This quote from Milton and Rose Friedman comes to mind:
A society that puts equalityin the sense of equality of outcomeahead of freedom will end up with neither equality nor freedom. The use of force to achieve equality will destroy freedom, and the force, introduced for good purposes, will end up in the hands of people who use it to promote their own interests.
Milton and Rose Friedman
in Free to Choose: A Personal Statement
(Milton Friedman won the 1976 Nobel Prize for Economics)
Other than that, Harriet Harman most certainly used the idiocy of equality of outcomes to feather her own bed. It is no secret that the promotion of that fallacy brings votes, even though it is one of the most effective destroyers of the economies of nations any imbecile ever dreamed up. Find out more about her at http://www.harrietharmansucks.com/. How in the world could anyone in his right mind ever vote for her?