These posts aren't directly related, but each one makes me think of the others, I guess because they are all written by people trying to understand and/or distance themselves from the leftists who took the liberal label and ran away with it without taking the values that used to go along with it. I don't pretend that these posts give a complete picture, but I like that they look at the issue from different perspectives.
Melanie Phillips, writing January 1, 2000, Why I am a progressive
neo-neocon, writing March 5, 2005, Dancing in a ring...
Nick Cohen, writing August 7, 2005, in the Guardian Unlimited, I still fight oppression
Dennis Prager, writing November 22, 2005, The Left Hate Inequality, Not Evil. (Via Bookworm, writing November 22, 2005, Today's morality lesson).
Wall Street Journal editorial, September 13, 1984, reprinted in OpinionJournal May 16, 2005, Liberal Fundamentalism
Slim Whitman, b.1923, d.2013 - Slim Whitman, the country singer and yodeler, died a couple of days ago. He was 90 years old. I wrote on Sunday about how my daddy loved country music. Sli...
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