Explaining Conservatism

thinking-apeExplaining Conservatism is actually easy. At its foundation Conservatism is a political philosophy predicated upon a person’s ability to differentiate between progress and change.

Sadly, it is useless and frustrating to attempt to explain it to Liberals because they cannot differentiate between progress and change. Trying to explain Conservatism to them is very much akin to trying to explain the color blue to a born-blind person.

Related Reading:

Neither Liberal nor Conservative: Ideological Innocence in the American Public (Chicago Studies in American Politics)
The Conservative's Handbook: Defining the Right Position on Issues from A to Z
Theories of International Politics and Zombies: Revived Edition
Great Political Theories V.2: A Comprehensive Selection of the Crucial Ideas in Political Philosophy from the French Revolution to Modern Times (Harper Perennial Modern Thought)
Liberal Fascism: The Secret History of the American Left, From Mussolini to the Politics of Change

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