The Insane Reason Theft Is Now Defended (Pt. 3) | Michael Shellenberger | POLITICS | Rubin Report

The Insane Reason Theft Is Now Defended (Pt. 3) | Michael Shellenberger | POLITICS | Rubin Report

Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Michael Shellenberger about his new book “San Fransicko”, why he left the Democratic Party, how progressive cities made things much worse for the most vulnerable, the real reason that progressives defend petty theft, and why the modern day left has turned its back on the once embraced Viktor Frankl. In this clip Michael describes how policies like decriminalizing shoplifting simply incentivize misdemeanor theft. He explains how the true roots of this effort to justify theft come from socialist and anarchists in the past who simply hated capitalism. Michael also shares how his appearance on conservative programs has threatened his relationships with progressive friends.


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