The New Revanchism: The Theme of Politics Today | Jeffrey Tucker   Leave a comment

The vast gulf that separates politics from real life seems to be growing.

What strikes you most about the world today is precisely how little confidence people have in political solutions.If you listen to the leading politicians talk these days, you would think that the whole of American life is currently dominated by violence, injustice, discrimination, pillaging, isolation, deceit, fear, poverty, suffering, and decline generally. There are left and right wing versions of this story, but each portray a population cowering in fear, seething with resentment, obsessed with inequity, longing for a time gone by…and begging politicians for the strength and vision to change things.

 

Source: The New Revanchism: The Theme of Politics Today | Jeffrey Tucker

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Posted August 4, 2016 by aurorawatcherak in Uncategorized

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