Insight into the past and future of movement conservatism, based on an interview with conservative journalist Avik Roy.
Roy says he has recently come to the conclusion that the conservative movement in the US has for the last 50 years been joined at the hip with white nationalism.
To which I say: No shit Sherlock. This has been blindingly obvious to me and many others on the left since the very beginning.
I don’t mean that disrespectfully to my conservative friends, who are sincerely opposed to bigotry and racism. Sometimes we all fail to see things that are blindingly obvious to other people. I think that’s human nature.