The United States is the only democracy with a major conservative party so extreme in its hostility to government that it rejects universal health insurance, climate science or tax increases of any form at any time. And the GOP’s attraction to white racial grievance and authoritarianism is a direct result of being saddled with unpopular economic views.
The fundamental fight is not between left and right but between proudly ignorant, reckless and incompetent indecency and those who oppose it.
Bob Curtis, Pinehurst
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