Friday, March 13, 2009

Core Values of Self-Reliance and Social Responsibility

Garret Keizer's "Shine, Perishing Republicans" takes its time getting to the point, but it's well worth it:
"These two imperatives, that of self-reliance and social responsibility, of the Republican heart and the Democratic heart in their purest forms, are the crux of any sustainable community."
Harper's Magazine, April 2009