Knee-Jerk Reactions to Libertarians

Libertarianism is so seductive to the simplistic thinking of youth – minimal government, economic freedom (does this sound familiar?) but it discounts the community, the unfortunate, the disenfranchised.

Sloppy knee-jerk reactions to libertarianism aren’t uncommon, but this takes top honors for its replete catalog of interventionist animosities, repeatedly grasping the least possible charitable interpretation of libertarian ideas.