Probably the most gratifying development in the War for the West is that our side is finally starting to fight it. That this has not been the case for years has accrued deeply to our detriment. The contributing factors to this are several: fear, apathy, and an inward focus on work and family primarily. Though miscalculation, rationalized almost certainly by the elements above, has also played a role.
One of the more prolific political miscalculations on the right has been the thought that leftist positions, and the bearded ladies who espouse them are self-defeating. That is to say, their statements and presenters are so unpalatable that the public will reject them, even opposition in absentia.
This has not only proved to be completely erroneous in reality, but it doesn’t even work in theory. The vast bulk of the bell curve do not generate their own philosophical paradigms. Rather, they choose…
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