Matt Yglesias’ History of the World: The State Preceded Any Concept of Private Property

Matt Yglesias’ History of the World: The State Preceded Any Concept of Private Property.

Almost as funny as Mel Brooks’.  

Given that Yglesias is a self-identified progressive, you’d expect him to celebrate the fact that some cultures have moved on from those dark days (progress!), instead of lamenting it – assuming that his understanding of history here is accurate (which is assuming a lot).

But then again, progressives like Yglesias are about power and control, not intellectual honesty…

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