The second reason is most liberals have chosen to believe that the Democratic Party is still the party of John F. Kennedy. They are fooling themselves
It is almost certain that the great majority of American high school and college students could not name five of the Ten Commandments (presuming they know what those are) or the names of two Shakespeare plays.
The last time I saw so few cars on a Los Angeles freeway was in the first weeks of the COVID-19 lockdown in 2020. Apparently, many people were just as spooked as they were in 2020.
Aside from food, the greatest human need is for meaning
That is how I feel. I know my chronological age, but nothing has changed in me that makes me believe it. So, then, while how I feel and my energy levels are a blessing, like many blessings, they come at a price: massive cognitive dissonance.
America has been the freest country in the world for all of its history. That is why the French gave America the Statue of Liberty. It is rapidly relinquishing that title.
I will not address the specious attacks on Charlie Kirk. I will only note that this alleged “hater” devoted his entire half-hour speech to explaining why he, though a Christian, observes the Sabbath each week from sunset Friday to sunset Saturday.
Though the Bible commands us to love our neighbor, love the stranger and love God, there is no commandment to love our parents. On the other hand, there is no commandment to honor anyone except our parents.
There is one argument made by opponents of American aid to Ukraine that holds no water – the argument that Ukraine is corrupt.
I Feel Better in Europe
This lie that whites bear animus toward blacks is destroying the American nation.
From the first time I asked this question to the present day, in nearly every instance, one-third of the students voted to save the stranger, one-third voted for their dog, and one-third declined to vote.
In other words, other countries imported 41 times the number of black slaves into the Western Hemisphere compared to the United States.
Conservatives have no issue with change or innovation – when warranted or harmless.
Beginning in the second half of the 20th century, people in nearly every white-collar profession ceased finding their work inherently meaningful. So, they sought to use their profession to change the world.
Given that many of us view this president as unprecedented in the extent of damage he has done and continues to do to this country, this guess would be understandable. But it would be wrong.
No secular idiocy is greater than the belief that the conscience can replace G-d, the Bible and Judeo-Christian values as a producer of moral behavior.
The most obvious example of America in decline is the perverse American doctrines surrounding transgender issues
Most Christians failed to explain Christianity to their children and most Jews failed to explain Judaism to theirs.
Was there, for the first time in California history, some outbreak of doctors “misinforming” their patients about medical matters, thereby causing them harm?
Candace Owens has now been charged with antisemitism — for defending and not condemning her friend Kanye West after his antisemitic outbursts.
Many people oppose generalizations. “You’re generalizing,” is a common objection to an argument using a generalization. The objecting person assumes that charge alone defeats the generalizer’s argument.
Why are "new" and "change" intrinsic to leftism?
This is a society in which refusing to say that men give birth can lead to social banning and the loss of one’s job and income.
One result of the breakdown of parental authority is that we probably have more child-parent alienation than at any time in American history.
My reasoning was that self-esteem needs to be earned, that it cannot and should not be given. People walking around with unearned high self-esteem are often a danger to society.
Historically, much evil has been abetted by nice people.
The Secular Brainwash Is the First Reason
Ironically, talking to so many people has made me aware how many people do not have friends, people with whom they can freely share their thoughts.