I Was A Hardcore Conservative: What Changed My Mind
Here's how you go from being a republic to getting yelled at for being a politically correct 'SJW' who wants handouts for everybody.
Progressives seem intent on tearing themselves apart. Notwithstanding the addictive daily drama of leaks, tweets, and resistance, there are major issues that exist separate and apart from the 24-hour news cycle. These long-term problems are as salient in the digital moment as they were in the analog ’60s.This coming October 9 will mark the 50th anniversary of Che Guevara’s murder. Yet the pathology underlying his famous quip that when the American left is asked to form a firing squad it gets into a circle is as relevant today as a Rachel Maddow response to Kellyanne Conway’s spin du jour.
We created him, and now we're rationalizing him. When will it stop?