Kevin Shaw is a libertarian activist/independent journalist reporting from Los Angeles, CA.
He is currently a student of Philosophy and Political Science, and produces content for various liberty-themed web outlets.
"Later in Copland’s life, he shifted from communism to liberalism. For minimalizing oppression from the common man, he was getting warmer, but he could have shifted even further toward even less oppression."
"Communism and socialism require a massive state with coercion to achieve it's ideal of the state "withering away", but it is inconvenient for modern leftists to acknowledge that their ideas initially need to be forced to be implemented… and even when that happens, they miserably fail."