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Is Money the Root of All Evil or the Root of All Good?

Among Leftists who believe in wealth redistribution through taxation, a favorite emotional weapon is guilt.  Relying subtly on the old myth that “Money is the Root of All Evil,” they hope to shame and intimidate hard-working, charitable, and religious people who have obtained their wealth honestly. In her classic 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand […]