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The Conservative Insurgency

1073 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 8:01 AM
Kurt, good column, except you failed to see the true value in Kid Rock. While Bruce appeals to 50 & 60 year olds, Kid Rock brings 20 & 30 something's into the folds of conservatism. For someone advocating a long fought war, you need to realize these 'children' are our future; without them conservatism becomes a dying breed.
In 1968, the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese Army insurgents rose up against the American and South Vietnamese forces in the Tet Offensive. They were wiped out, yet seven years later they were in control of the country. There are lessons there for us conservatives.

Conservatives, as opposed to the Republicans who partially overlap them on the Venn diagram of American politics, need a strategy. Strategy differs from mere tactics – it is a synchronization of potential ways (think courses of action) and available means (think resources) to achieve a long term end. Tactics are the techniques supporting the strategy....