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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

true liberal Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 7:33 AM
Good Points! So has the Party of Reagan and conservatism run its course? Reagan Movement, then business, then racket During the first 2 there was still conservatism. With Rove it is no longer Conservatism but Compassionate Conservatism. What that means is that it is big government GOP style.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...