Category Archives: Elitism on the Left

Populist Politics for Dummies

Another Thanksgiving, and the same problem, as always – if you’re of the liberal persuasion, even though you try to hide it with some hedging and saying that you’re really a progressive, but not really that, rather just curious about … Continue reading

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Time to Exit the Pretentious Sixties

Why was that? What were we thinking? Perhaps everyone asks themselves those questions, sooner or later. Those of us who were off to college in the autumn of 1965 and finished with it in June 1969 are the ones who … Continue reading

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