“I’m not in politics because I’m trying to put into practice the musings of a long-dead political philosopher. I’m in politics to take on the real challenges that affect the lives of real people.” – Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario
So, long-dead philosophers neither dealt with nor wrote about “real challenges” that affected “real people?”
You know something is amiss when a politician dismisses the wisdom of the ages. Wisdom that can help government keep a handle on its purpose and the cost of that purpose.
Mr. John Robson enlightens us here about how government becomes full of itself.
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