British PM Gladstone on Encouraging Good Behavior

October 28, 2020 pwm1

It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right.

— William E. Gladstone (1892, by Samuel Alexander Walker; Public Domain)

Well intentioned or not, how often has the ruling political class turned this maxim on its head, encouraging bad behavior instead?

Mike Hazell

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