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You Can’t Out-Liberal the Liberals

Republicans who try to adapt to liberal values are pursuing a dead end.
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So after a long bout of mocking Mitt Romney for saying that he sought out binders full of qualified female appointees, complete with protesters outside one of his campaign offices dressed in binders, the appointed hour came and the new cabinet of the man who was too good for binders of women was white and male.

There was some awkward fidgeting in the media. A few suggestions that maybe there should be a little more diversity. And that was followed by the new official talking point that diversity doesn’t matter, it’s all about the impact of the policies. Suddenly the Party of Affirmative Action began making conservative arguments for merit and representation, over racial preferences.

To some this was proof that liberals don’t really believe in anything. And that’s true and it isn’t.

Modern American Liberalism is the movement of a wealthy white upper class meant to suppress the working class and the mercantile class. Think of it as the revenge of the barons against the merchants and the wrath of the old New England elites against the Nouveau Riche. It adopted the Jewish and Catholic immigrants who accepted its values and codes. It even occasionally brings in more exotic figures, like Barack Obama, so long as they have gone to the right schools and share their values.

Liberals champion multiculturalism, they enact diversity requirements and push through immigration, and then they send their children to private schools and buy houses in white neighborhoods. They are mostly unaware that they are doing this. They’re just doing what comes naturally. Like most people, liberals are most comfortable among their own kind.

Their kind is not so much a racial group, as it is a cultural one. If you’ve ever set foot in a liberal stronghold, then you can already recognize the very expensive casual wear, the cars with progressive bumper stickers, the beaming helicoptered children, the reusable bags and the other markings of the American upper class. The one that may spend 5 years slumming it in a big city, gathering tattoos and experiences, before retreating to the traditional comforts of a posh suburb and a high end do-nothing non-profit job.

They emphasize minorities, but most minorities, especially after the passing of the melting pot that another generation of liberals implemented, don’t fit all that well into the cultural liberal landscape. It’s why Obama plays golf, even though he’s bad at it. It’s why his campaign staff and his cabinet leans toward the same white males who still run most things, including liberalism.

Liberals have varying degrees of awareness of this, ranging from aggressive denial to passive denial, much as conservatives have some degree of awareness that FOX News personalities are likely more liberal than they pretend to be. And like most such conflicts, the information gets filed away in favor of focusing on a more immediate problem.

The diversity that could be seen in a photo of Cheney on September 11 or Romney’s appointments are completely meaningless because you cannot win an argument with a liberal by being more liberal than him. It’s fun to try, but it doesn’t actually work for the same reason that you can’t be more Catholic than the Pope.

The liberal program is not just diversity. It’s a grander and vaster program. And those who promote the program can violate any single aspect of it, without facing any consequences or contradictions, so long as they remain valuable players.

Bill Clinton could act out the bad part in every sensitivity training video. Obama can pay women less. Harry Reid and Hillary Clinton can make racist jokes. Obama can govern through Executive Orders and start illegal wars. So can any Democrat. None of that matters because they’re all plays in the big program. And the “Big Program” means a new world with good stuff for all. Accomplishing it means ignoring the little sins that would lead to any little person being lynched, jailed or denounced.

Liberals are busy lining up to defend Chuck Hagel, a former Republican who hated homosexuals, opposed abortion and on most issues, aside from foreign policy, was fairly conservative. But that doesn’t matter because Hagel is now on Team Prog. Local interest groups may object, but the liberal purpose in having Jewish or Gay or Female auxiliaries is so that they can support the larger program. When they don’t support it, they’re told to shut the hell up.

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About the Author: Daniel Greenfield is an Israeli born blogger and columnist, and a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. His work covers American, European and Israeli politics as well as the War on Terror. His writing can be found at http://sultanknish.blogspot.com/. The views expressed in this blog are solely those of the author and do not represent the views of The Jewish Press.


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5 Responses to “You Can’t Out-Liberal the Liberals”

  1. Charlie Hall says:

    "And like arguing with an idiot, trying to win a values contest with someone who has no values, only ends up making the man with values seem like a fool."

    Good point. I'll cease arguing with this blogger.

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  3. Now the WHITE HOUSE is TARGETING EDWARD SNOWDEN a GREAT AMERICAN HERO!

    PRESIDENT OBAMA has twice taken the PRESIDENTIAL OATH of OFFICE to UPHOLD the CONSTITUTIOIN of the UNITED STATES of AMERICA, and yet all he has ever done is to DENY U.S. our CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS and FREEDOMS!

    FACT: This make me VERY SAD!

    QUESTION: What say YOU?

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  4. THE LIBERAL MEDIA and the OBAMA COMMUNIST REGIME BOTH SUCK!

    MSNBC, NBC, CBS, ABC and the COMMUNIST NEWS NETWORK have been LYING to U.S. and CHRIS MATTHEWS, RACHEL MADDOW, ED SCHULTZ and LAWRENCE O'DONNAL have HELPED to FACITATE an ATMOSPHERE where CORRUPTION like the OBAMA REGIME can EXIST!

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    MARK TRAINA is a LILY WHITE CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST from SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA who believes in telling the TRUTH, the WHOLE TRUTH and NOTHING but the TRUTH! and ANYONE who might have a PROBLEM with that can LIKE IT or LUMP IT!

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    http://nation.foxnews.com/2013/06/13/astonishing-video-fbi-director-knows-nothing-about-agencys-probe-irs

    WOW the really SCARY thing is that these AZZHOLES who don't know nothing are actually in Charge of Protecting U.S. and our CIVIL RIGHTS! I don't know… about these OBAMA GUYS… they seem like a very CORRUPT BUNCH to me!~.

    The FBI-DON'T KNOW.

    The STATE DEPARTMENT-DON'T KNOW.

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    The NSA-DON'T KNOW.

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    The CIA-DON'T KNOW.

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    INTERESTINGLY, NO ONE IN THE NIXON ADMINISTRATION KNEW ANYTHING EITHER, but now we KNOW that NIXON was LYING to U.S. and he received his so-called "JUST DESERTS", just as PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA will sooOOOOOON BEGIN TO REALZE!

    GOD's WORD specifically implies that, "We shall REAP, whatever we SOE"! by that STANDARD I Suspect that Barack and his Ship Mates are Sinking into some really DEEP $HYT!

    fatuous1

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    fatuous1

    FACT: PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA Knows the TRUTH, the WHOLE TRUTH, but CHOOSES to MISLEAD U.S. during the HOTT sUMMER of 2013!

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