“Seven Tenets of Liberalism”
Left as an exercise for the reader:
Conservatives in politics and in the media and on the web are generally nuanced and back their positions with serious arguments.: Liberals in politics and in the media seem to settle for emotional appeals and namecalling.: The liberals I know aren’t like that, but the public voices of liberalism are.: Why the difference?: Why does simplistic namecalling work on the left, managing to attract the votes of moderates as well as those of true believers?
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
*Note- I know that John hit this yesterday, but I have a personal story with Sen. Turban to relate… Once
Wrote about this before. I guess the super-incisive voice of Geico has become a product liability. From Dave Weigel: Today,
There’s not much that union supporters and I can agree upon. But here is one incident where I can wholeheartedly