The Vision of the Anointed
Self-Congratulation as a Basis for Social Policy
Thomas Sowell's provocative critique of liberalism's failures The Vision of the Anointed is a devastating critique of the mind-set behind the failed social policies of the past thirty years. Thomas Sowell sees what has happened not as a series of isolated mistakes but as a logical consequence of a vision whose defects have led to disasters in educa...
2019-09-14T14:36:31.000Z@paulg @rivatez Upside of Stress, Why We Sleep, The Score Takes Care of Itself, The Little Kingdom, Vision of the Anointed. – source
2019-11-24T16:46:21.000Z@JackPosobiec I just finished reading Sowell's Vision of the Anointed yesterday morning. Amazing book – source
2020-08-04T11:37:22.000Z@SarKE @coldxman I've read a lot of his works and those are my two favorites. His book on Affirmative Action was fascinating, but I thought he overstated some claims. Visions of the Anointed is also wonderful, but it's more of a polemic (it's a good polemic, but not everyone's cup of tea) – source