Wonder Land by Daniel Henninger

Episode 7

Opinion: How the Democratic Left Uses Moralism as a Political Weapon

Henninger: "This tactic goes right back to Franklin Roosevelt, who popularized the "Robber Barons" narrative that capitalism wasn't merely flawed, but irredeemably immoral."

By WSJ Opinion

Wonder Land: Progressives invented moral trumping as a political weapon against their enemies. Now they’ve exhausted it. Images: Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty images Composite: Mark Kelly

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