Sign in

Reactionary Conservatism, the Last Turtle and the End of American Democracy

Photo by <a href=”https://unsplash.com/@little_plant?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText">little plant</a> on <a href=”https://unsplash.com/s/photos/political?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText">Unsplash</a>

American democracy in the early 20’s is in a precarious state. Without Herculean vigilance, acuity, intrepidness and activism by a majoritarian movement and party, democracy will not persevere. Not even wearily. That is because one of our two viable political parties is not simply hidebound, but is atavistic, illiberal, reactionary, and in many cases…