"Want to see the latest salvo, fired by those who want society to go back to feudalism? Conservatives are arming up for their war on public universities, trying to de-fund them, destroy them, and replace them with for-profit colleges. Seriously, it is even a slogan. “Defund public universities.” If this is what conservatism has become, then we know what that whirring sound is: the spinning in Barry Goldwater’s grave."

David Brin (via azspot)

(via azspot)