Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Rules Can’t Make Decisions

So Many Laws, So Little Time

America indeed is in a crisis—a crisis of individual freedom. We have lost the idea, at every level of public life, that people can grab hold of a problem and fix it. We have become a culture of rule followers, driven to frame every solution in terms of existing law or possible legal risk. Gradually, without noticing when it happened, we’ve lost our ability to make the choices needed to run a society.

Great article, and spot on, read it.

No comments: