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It turns out that the historical explanation for the political terms left wing and right wing are based upon the seating arrangement of the first French General Assembly. The proponents of the political ideas inspired by the Enlightenment were seated on the left. Those who supported the old regime were seated at the right hand of the president of the Assembly.
originally posted by: Metallicus
I am pro gun, pro choice, pro legal immigration, pro freedom, pro legalization of marijuana, anti-universal healthcare....I am not sure WHAT I am to be honest.
originally posted by: Hazardous1408
If there is any words of wisdom I could provide the dear readers, it would be this...
There isn’t a single “left” or “right” wing