Posts with the Tag 'conservatives'

Why Are Liberals So Condescending?

Every political community includes some members who insist that their side has all the answers and that their adversaries are idiots. But American liberals, to a degree far surpassing conservatives, appear committed to the proposition that their views are correct, self-evident, and based on fact and reason, while conservative positions are not just wrong but […]

After The Storm

JEFFREY SIMPSON From Saturday’s Globe and Mail E-mail Jeffrey Simpson | Read Bio | Latest Columns December 5, 2008 at 8:00 PM EST Now that a sudden and violent storm has passed through Canadian politics, people of all persuasions are trying to sort out what precisely happened, why the convulsion came, what damage was done […]