When the 2016 Referendum went unexpectedly to the Leavers, the Conservative Party was handed a golden opportunity. It had only to manage a reasonable withdrawal, and it could look forward to a generation of electoral hegemony.
Are we beginning to witness more of a sea-change in the world? We see President Donald Trump in the United States attempting to roll back some of the American state.
To listen to political psychologists and demographers, women are “abandoning the Republican Party” and voting for progressive policies because “they care about reproductive rights.”
Pauken’s concerns are wide-ranging; they are cultural, economic, and political. In many ways, his second chapter, “The Hijacking of the Conservative Movement,” is the most interesting, given his personal observations and intimate knowledge of Texas politics. From his vantage point, Reagan’s selection of George H.W. Bush as his running mate was a “fateful decision” that eventually changed the character of American conservatism—“fateful” because it put Bush in position to run and win election in his own right.
Charlie Elphicke is the Conservative Member of Parliament for Dover and Deal. This makes him my Member of Parliament.
At the root of all left-wing ideas is the belief that everybody has a duty to care for their fellow man. One can see this belief in action upon listening to leftists speak.
NB – This essay is an entirely personal view. It does not constitute an endorsement or condemnation by the Libertarian Alliance of any candidate in the present General Election. SIG
Populism is gradually becoming the main political trend of this year. According to opinion polls in France, Marine Le Pen is consistently leading.
First of all, I do not consider myself to be a member of any movement or organization but I am sympathetic to various movements and organizations and even individuals that challenge the dominant liberal hegemony around the world. Therefore, this may pertain to certain independent journalists that self-describe as being left-wing that demystify Washington's damage to somewhere like The Middle East, for instance Syria.
Obviously, Trump is threatening the liberal democratic establishment or the so-called conservative republican establishment. This is much the object of what he wants to change. He sees the elites of both parties more or less similar to each other.