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'Fiscal' Conservatism Needs 'Social' Conservatism

nawlins72 Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 11:16 AM
So you believe that these individuals represent ALL drug users? You extrapolate those in the judicial system to be everyone? My God this is absurd.
For some years now, we have been told about a major division within American conservatism: fiscal conservatives vs. social conservatives.

This division is hurting conservatism and hurting America -- because the survival of American values depends on both fiscal and social conservatism. Furthermore, the division is logically and morally untenable. A conservative conserves all American values, not just economic ones.

By "social conservatism," I am referring to the second and third components of what I call the American Trinity -- liberty, "In God We Trust" and "E Pluribus Unum."

It is worth noting that a similar bifurcation does not exist on the left. One...

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