>It seems to me entirely unacceptable for a 'Left' discussion list to
>include among its participants someone who, in response to the rather
>weak liberal statement:
Brad De Long is entirely welcome here, whether you or I like what he has to say. Leftists who don't talk with people outside the church will turn into braindead automatons, spiritless catechists. The only people who aren't welcome here are the disruptive, dogmatic, or stupid.