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10 Explanations Of How Conservatism Helps The Middle Class

DCM in FL Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 9:38 AM
Conservatism is about rights *and* responsibilities. Liberalism is about rights without responsibilities. This is why Liberalism doesn't work.
Moonbat Exterminator Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 12:08 PM
Rights without responsibilities are in fact priviliges. Libs like them as long as they're on the receiving end.
Kibitzer Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 4:06 PM
Or giving them out using other people's money>
JediJoe Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 9:53 AM
Liberalism is about fabricated, concocted, arbitrary "rights" created from thin air...in short, Liberalism is based on a lie.

There's a lot to be said for talking about the Constitution, economic theory and what's best for the country. However, one place we conservatives have slipped in recent years is framing our policies in a way that answers the very first question on the mind of most voters, "How does this benefit me?"

That needs to change.

Conservatism is an ideology that benefits everyone, but it's particularly helpful to middle class Americans. If we want to bring more of those voters to the Right, we have to do a better job of explaining to them exactly how we're...