Political Ambition and the Common Good.

Would you agree with Reinhold Neibuhr (“The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.”), or is politics natural, in which man engages in (despite his tendency towards sin) because some Good is to be realized as man being social and rational animals? Thomas Smith makes the case for the later, in the spirit of the Catholic conception of politics.

Part I:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W24dD0saVx8

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