Tuesday, October 25, 2011

The Council of Babel

The latest long-winded release
From Council for Justice and Peace,
     Is leftist in tone,
     As Councils are prone,
And reads like a period piece.

The period being the years
That Marx and his sad engineers,
     Developed a plan,
     To save modern man,
And bring down our global frontiers.

The death and destruction released
By Marx and his communist beast
     Might ought to give pause
     To cleric’s applause
For globalization, increased.

The Council might also review
The state of the sinking EU,
     Before they should call
     For us to install
A centralized financial crew.

As a reminder: A five-minute history of health and wealth in the era of capitalism:

Read the full text of the Council’s release here.
Read Samuel Gregg’s thoughts at NRO here.