Particularly as it discusses the sociologist William Graham Sumner, I had to reblog this. I’m glad someone has the courage to say this about the current atavistic field of the GOP.
What kind of society, exactly, do modern Republicans want? I’ve been listening to Republican candidates in an effort to discern an overall philosophy, a broadly-shared vision, an ideal picture of America.
They say they want a smaller government but that can’t be it. Most seek a larger national…