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Partisan Nation

To assume that your opponents have any decency, as the Republicans habitually do, is to be left behind in Politics 1.0.
Partisan politics

In Partisan Nation, you would use the IRS against your enemies because it’s there. And what else is it good for except reminding you that the taxpayers don’t have enough money to cover a new light rail system across the country or free bikes for all? In Partisan Nation, trust doesn’t matter because the default assumption is that everyone can be lied to non-stop or barraged with so much propaganda that they will do what they are supposed to. In Partisan Nation, America doesn’t matter, winning does.

Originally published at Sultan Knish.

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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