Posts Tagged ‘Conservatism’

Twitter cuts (#93)

All inevitable ugliness aside, just by asking what the “self” in question is, we’re getting somewhere.

October 9, 2016admin 31 Comments »
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Sentences (#72)

Crucial:

One of the paradoxes — there are so many — of conservative thought over the last decade at least is the unwillingness even to entertain the possibility that America and the West are on a trajectory toward something very bad.

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September 8, 2016admin 69 Comments »
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Populism II

David Frum does a good job at explaining why the new populist upsurge isn’t an intrinsically rightist phenomenon:

They aren’t necessarily superconservative. They often don’t think in ideological terms at all. But they do strongly feel that life in this country used to be better for people like them—and they want that older country back.

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December 30, 2015admin 39 Comments »
FILED UNDER :Pass the popcorn
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