Traditionally, the left-right bifurcation of American politics is understood in reference to the federalist system. Conservatism upholds the sovereignty of individual’s judgments. Government it views…View More Left and Right Are No Longer Useful Political Markers
Contemporary politics is less a formal party system, organized around substantively different sets of beliefs, and more an emergent schism between doomsday prophets who can…View More The Politics of Doom: Rhetorical Bluster or Electorally Transformative?
Messages of political unity have a particular magnetism. For certain, campaign rhetoric that appeals to the ability of a nation to overcome seemingly insurmountable odds…View More American Party Culture, Part 4: The Struggle for Popularity