Time to Retire the “Conservative” Label?

Time to Retire the “Conservative” Label?


How about: “Abolitionist?” We are, after all. And we do see parallels between chattel slavery and the crushing burden of government regulation, intrusion and intervention into the lives of American citizens. And, needless to say, the words “abolitionist” and “abolitionism” have noble traditions in Western Civilization. So, that’s my leading contender so far. Furthermore, let’s face it, the label “Abolitionist” absolutely belongs to the Republican Party, since the Democrat Party rejected the abolition of slavery… while the Republican Party embraced abolitionism entirely. If the Democrats object, tell ’em to take a hike. “Abolitionism” — as a concept — and therefore the word itself, absolutely belongs to the Republican Party.

 

I am an Abolitionist!

 

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Wake Up! The Left is to Blame for the Current Toxic Political Climate


The Left is so thoroughly unaccustomed to having someone practice the Reverse Golden Rule on them (our coinage: do unto them as they have done unto you — but a lot harder!) that they have no idea how to react to it. They simply go into frenzy mode and do and say the same stupid things over and over and over again — only louder and more frenziedly. What was that famous pop-psychology definition of “crazy” again?

 

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