The Principle of Variety
This was originally published on Conatus News, now Uncommon Ground.
I recently came across an older article critiquing the Trumpian Right’s “affirmative action” for conservatives. Much of that article was laudable, and I recommend reading it. But there ιs a fundamental blind spot in most of these left vs right discussions that goes unaddressed by the author. This concerns the fundamental problem driving the culture war today.
The author writes:
“I do not think the left’s and right’s respective positions on this are of equal moral and…