Jay Cost’s recent article in National Review attempts to answer an increasingly important question about why and how the United States remains united, but he misses something.
I began my work covering a civil war in Africa—or maybe it was Asia. But I never thought I’d end it (not that my career is actually ending) covering a civil war in my home country.
Any lasting resolution to our gridlock and polarization will come only with a political realignment in which the winning coalition dominates national politics for a generation or more.
If ‘inflammatory rhetoric’ poisons the well of civility, then certainly liberals bear some responsibility for Wednesday’s hideous assault against Republicans.
Early American progressives believed the nation needed to harness the moral urgency of warfare and direct it towards alarming Americans into expanding government.
Only once before in American history has a significant portion of the population decided they could not tolerate the political ascendency of those with whom they disagreed.
- As They Turn To Burning Bibles, Portland Rioters Show Their True ColorsFor radical leftists like the ones rioting in Portland,continue reading >
- Fauci Attacks Church Choirs, Implies Worship Is Less Important Than Protests'My recommendation still holds that the choirs should rcontinue reading >
- The NFL Just Declared War On ChurchPlayers can be fined for attending church services thatcontinue reading >