Using his DIM theory, Peikoff substantiated his backing of Kerry. This is the subject of Peikoff's recent work. Courses of DIM, taught by Peikoff, have been given. We were fortunate to have as guests last night two philosophy grad students from U of Penn. He explained that DIM stands for Disintegration, Integration, and Misintegration. Peikoff's web site describes D1 and M2 as they relate to his opinions of Kerry (D1) and Bush (M2):
For purposes of this excerpt, listeners unfamiliar with DIM can equate 'D1' with the advocate of a mixed economy, and 'M2' with the advocate of totalitarianism.