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December 31, 2013

“The Great Virtue Shift.”

Almost every act regarded in the mid-20th century as a vice was, by the opening of the 21st century, considered a virtue. As gambling, obscenity, pornography, drugs, divorce, homosexuality, abortion and sneering disaffection became The New Virtue, government at all levels began to move in on the action, starting with casinos and currently involving, in several states and the District of Columbia, an officially approved and bureaucratically managed narcotics trade. - - On Decadence

Posted by gerardvanderleun at December 31, 2013 6:38 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Yeah its a sad testimony of Romans 2, where evil becomes good. And what's more, what is good is being considered evil. If you are a virtuous person, a righteous man, you're a freak and a monster.

Posted by: Christopher Taylor at December 31, 2013 8:42 AM

Thanks for highlighting this essay.

Posted by: grace at January 1, 2014 12:22 AM

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