Reflections on American politics from one who thinks the republic needs constant attention.
Sunday, January 17, 2021
There's No Normal To Return To
There’s No Normal to Return To
In an opinion piece, Michael Goodwin says, “Welcome to Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer’s new abnormal.” There is a link to the article below.
While disagreeing with some of Goodwin’s argument, I do think there is
no "normal" to return to. I don't think there's been a
"normal" since the Bush administration’s response to 9/11. Biden was
nominated in part because he's an old, long-in-the-tooth politician and so his
election looks like a "return to normal." But our elites in both
parties are committed to an agenda best described as "a war on
'terrorism'," domestic terrorism that is. The results will be as disastrous for the
republic as was Bush Jr.'s war on terror abroad. This is the domestic side of Papa
Bush's "New World Order." If successful, then game over for the