It is pertinent to the EU debate that, both ultra-liberals and commerce likes to portray the world as one vast society of individuals.
It is of course highly damaging to genuine societies.
There are today two terms that are cleverly employed to suppress rational debate and opinion.
Free as in free-trade, is beloved both by ultra-liberals and the avaricious, although it is obvious that all trade must be overseen by society, and regulated either by law or social imperatives, or both. We must not have commerce and trade dictating to society, or dictating immigration.
Phobia, is a suffix much employed by ultra-liberals to condemn all particular opinion, whether of bigoted tyrants or of altruists. And also by bigots who know they are right and everyone else is wrong and phobic.
Unfortunately many people still think social ethics are self-evident, rather than dependant on underlying philosophy.
R W Standing
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be among the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage at www.littlehamptongazette.co.uk/
2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/LittlehamptonGazette
3) Follow us on Twitter @LhamptonGazette
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Littlehampton Gazette - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.