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Friday, September 14, 2012

Commentary: Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s War on Individual Freedom

Bloomberg’s War on Individual Freedom: pToday New York City’s Board of Health approved a ban on the sale of large sodas and sugary drinks in many establishments. It is, as the New York Times pointed out, the first such law enacted in the country. The intent of this initiative pursued by Mayor Michael Bloomberg is to combat the epidemic of [...]/p

This is the second time in 2012 and perhaps ever that I've agree with a column from Commentary Magazine. Which generally looks more Neoconservative to me but they are right here,  Mayor Mike Bloomberg is a Big Government Progressive trying to protect New Yorkers from themselves. And in this case trying to stop them from drinking soft drinks.