Lack of ideology and belief in nothing in particular (except perhaps more redistribution): In polarized times, political competition comes to resemble tribal warfare. Everyone is under pressure to close ranks and boost morale. Lacking an animating vision beyond expert-led incrementalism, center-left politicians and pundits have few options to rally the Democratic base other than by […]
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Liz Cheney told the FOX News Sunday Allstars today that it must be ideology and a belief in redistribution of the wealth that continues to drive Obama’s policies.
Polarization on Climate Jumped in 2009 — Long After Gore’s 2006 Movie Percent of Americans Who Believe the Effects of Global Warming Have Already Begun to Happen, by Political Ideology, from McRight and Dunlap Conservative columnist...
Amy Walter: "In picking Rep. Paul Ryan, whose eponymous budget plan has become synonymous with political polarization, Mitt Romney assured an ideological campaign where a debate over the role of government will be front and center. ...
The language that the Court used to talk about gay marriage this past week lacked the polarizing moral denunciations of homosexuality of the past. And the language the Court uses to debate national issues matters.