ACF PoMoCon #30: The Crisis of the Election

 

On the eve of the election, Pete Spiliakos and I complete our conversation on rhetoric and politics. We talk about the incredible corruption in the GOP, the weakness of the law and order campaign Trump kept tweeting about, and how difficult it is to even persuade people that being outlawed by tech corporations–social media, banking, news–is dangerous. We need new elites, populist and principled, that is, patriotic, serious about doing good things for the American people. Otherwise, we’re advancing with new shocking steps every week to what Pete calls “managed democracy” and what I call democracy without a demos. Egalitarianism that hates the majority…

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  1. Jim Beck Member
    Jim Beck
    @JimBeck

    Afternoon Titus,

    The Goldilocks economy, the appeal of Sanders/McCarthy/McGovern, and virology are not Pete’s strong points.

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