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07/30/2014Antony G. N. Flew

In his Preface to The Mirage of Social Justice, Hayek explained how he came to conclude “that the Emperor had no clothes on, that is, that the term ‘social justice’ was entirely empty and meaningless” and “that the people who habitually employ the phrase simply do not know themselves what they mean by it and just use it as an assertion that a claim is justified without giving a reason for it”.

Volume 11, Number 2 (1995)

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Flew, Antony. "Socialism and 'Social' Justice." Journal of Libertarian Studies 11, No. 2 (1995): 76–93.