This group’s stance seems like a total horror and rejection of the assumptions of meritocracy, free markets and that the good will rise under such conditions.

Now, to stake my claim, I’m not 100% convinced that those conditions are the very finest, but it’s like Churchill’s re-quote about democracy.

“Indeed it has been said that democracy is the worst form of Government except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.…”

Motivated reasoning to explain why things are not how you would wish them to be results in a towering edifice of increasingly fanciful assertions.

In another context, it would be reductio ad absurdam, here it’s a call to arms…

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