The One Issue Liberals and Conservatives Can Fight for Together Staff
Posted: Jan 13, 2014 1:48 PM
We talk a lot about “division” in politics. Every election cycle, every government crisis there is always a chorus of voices lamenting that they have “never seen America so divided before!” We talk about “reaching across the aisle” and “bi-partisanship”. Liberals accuse conservatives of refusing to offer any useful compromise and conservatives accuse liberals of defining “compromise” as “compromise your values until you see things my way”. Both sides of the political spectrum seem to be fully committed to “My way or the highway”.