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Ideology Unbound
PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez

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Posted By:Hazymac, 9/18/2017 7:43:14 AM

UC Berkeley faculty called for a Campus-Wide Boycott of Class to protest the visits of conservative speakers to the campus. (Snip) If the Left now think they can determine the limits of free speech they are more trapped than empowered, captives of their own stare decisis. They are on a treadmill sometimes called a "national conversation" from which they cannot get off. Often when the Left talks about having a national conversation they mean the thoughts that occur to them and no one else. Then having adjudicated their own internal reflections they author what they regard as binding opinion on themselves and all the rest.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 9/18/2017 8:02:16 AM     (No. 11386770)

This is really very good. Most will recognize in Fernandez’s smart analysis things that they are also quite aware of. It’s really bullying by the Left, isn’t it… My way or the highway.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: moebellini3, 9/18/2017 8:41:12 AM     (No. 11386790)

Think about it. These are a bunch of sick freakin democrats. Its over, the conservative gave his speech and left. Its over, its done, and yet, they, the mentally impaired democrats, the gutter rats of our society still cannot get over it. This is not a sachool, its a nursery. Got it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Hazymac, 9/18/2017 8:59:35 AM     (No. 11386810)

Franz Kafka´s The Metamorphosis is one of my most memorable (senior) high school reads, one I have revisited in my middle age. Wretchard is among the most intellectually stimulating writers of this time.

Mark Lilla´s comment to the New Yorker´s David Remnick is key: "And once you hold power, then you can do the things you want to do." That´s just like Obama, the only (to date) authentically anti-American president, an unapologetic totalitarian who believes himself to be above the law and those of us who disagree with him to be beneath it. He is the model figure to the totalitarian Left; their desire is to drown our voices out or, better, to jail us for thinking and saying unacceptable things. Beyond incarceration there is the Antifa way: to break our recalcitrant heads. Or just to kill us wholesale like Chairman Mao, as Bill Ayers hopes. After all, we´re the irredeemables who revere our founding documents.

FTA: In Russia today, as Brian Whitmore writes, corruption is the new communism and the backroom has the upper hand. In America, by contrast, it is the SJWs that temporarily drive the agenda.

Indeed, the SJWs are running wild, and adults are not in charge on most college campuses. The whole imbroglio will end badly. The Left want repeal of the first two amendments

Parenthetically, if you want to learn about Putin´s oligarchical Russia, read Bill Browder´s Red Notice. Essential reading for modern times.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: franq, 9/18/2017 6:54:55 PM     (No. 11387395)

My impression is that the left has given up trying to appear rational or moderate and has pulled out all stops playing to their deranged base.

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