Has society really become quite thin-skinned, or is acting “offended” a new tactic that is being used to shut down legitimate political debate? Progressives are increasingly claiming to be offended whenever those on the right disagree with their left-wing positions. It doesn't matter what the issue is; the left will divert a legitimate political debate into an accusation that the right disagrees with them because they are full of hate towards them. This puts the right on the defensive, and removes the real debate from discussion. It then becomes difficult for the right to ever prevail with their position, because to...
The Conservatives need to suck it up and stop folding like a cheap suit whenever anybody says Racist! Sexist! Homophobe! When they slap you as a silly little 'ist' smack them back with "Liberals have destroyed the Black Community.' "Liberals tell women they will be empowered if they kill their babies or do porn." "The Homosexual lobby has stopped the Catholic church from running adoption agencies. What will they stop next?" Never defend yourself to a Liberal. When they attack, you attack harder. The best offense is a great offense.
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