Posts Tagged ‘Paul Ryan’
Last Tuesday in addressing the American Society of Newspaper Editors on the subject of House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan’s new budget, President Obama fuelled yet another fire storm by accusing Republicans who backed it of practicing “thinly veiled social Darwinism”.
Declaring Ryan’s budget as social Darwinism instantaneously launched a salvo of media speculations. What was the relevance of social Darwinism to the budget process? Continue Reading