posted on Jul, 1 2020 @ 10:37 AM
originally posted by: neformore
a reply to: face23785
You describe the same kind of polarisation that is displayed by avid Trump supporters towards democrats now.
The issue is that you can't see that. Both sides do it. You are more alike than you might think. Your post actually proves that.
Where did I say Trump supporters are exempt from divisiveness?
The real issue is, while you think you're above all this, you're years behind the curve on this issue. This isn't even a left-right issue anymore.
It's freedom versus authoritarianism. Apart from a few TV mouthpieces, very few people on the right are running around talking about bringing people
together. It's the radical left that's running around pretending to be tolerant and inclusive while they want to ban free speech and even think some
people should be jailed for disagreeing with them.
The far left, which runs the Democrat party now, thinks they're bringing people together by calling half the country racist and forcing their agenda
on everyone (which is hilarious considering the left used to be against that kind of thing, see the 60s). The rest of the country--Republicans,
independents and moderate liberals--doesn't think they're bringing anyone together by fighting the radical left. We know there's no reasoning and
finding common ground with them. They have absolutely no interest in that. They just want control. It's the authoritarian left versus the rest of the
You might wanna check in on the issues more than once a decade or so. Your talking points are old and inapplicable to today's American political
edit on 1 7 20 by face23785 because: (no reason given)