||The problem with FDR isn't just being wrong about some things but committing grave moral violations that some people here seem to simply brush off as "bad policy".
||Even if eugenics was correct I fail to see how it would lead to the conclusion "kill am the Jews".
||His law&order policies and response to the AIDS crisis were also terrible.
||Said that kids killed in drone strikes "had it coming".
My point is however that the way FDRs human rights abuses are simply brushed away as just "bad policy" is a slippery slope that lends itself to apologising for other authoritarian leaders.
||So he grievously violated the rights of thousands of American citizens out of political opportunism and speculation?
||He also warned of burdening the state
with the task of correcting all sorts of economic problems.
||Why do you hate Japanese people and want to undermine public institutions?
||Noah Smith despite being a good writer when it comes to economics has a poor grasp on political terminology.
||Thirdly, the incoherence in neoliberalism goes beyond the problems evident in many overused and stretched concepts, to the extent that it is deployed in entirely contradictory and opposite ways.
||He imprisoned ~110,000 Japanese Americans without due process grounded in nothing more than xenophobic paranoia.
||Idk, why do you hate the Japanese?