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Jonah Goldberg on the Asininity of Social Justice

Here's an excerpt from Jonah Goldberg's cover story in the current issue of National Review, "The Tyranny of Clichés," based on his new book with the same title: "In 1840, the theologian Luigi Taparelli d’Azeglio came up with the concept of social justice as a way to defend civil society from the ever-increasing intrusions of the state. Social justice, according to Taparelli, was the legitimate realm of justice beyond formal legal justice.
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