it's always been about equal rights, not social justice. the term "social justice" was never broached by the right and mr. sowell is correct in saying their positions were never really made clear.
at any time in our lives (our recent history) no time was greater than to draw a clear dividing line between us and them. that was never done.
romney chants "jobs" and it worked but the corrupt incumbent steals.
romney should have chanted personal independence. owe no one and chart your own life -- a clear definition of us and them.
a relentless attack on bho regarding benghazi would have helped too.