I Believe Conservatism Is a Mental Handicap

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    How The Conservative Really Thinks

    It all comes down to their morality. To them, strength and machoness is equivalent to morality. Weakness is to them means immorality. Take the military subculture, very conservative. Why is the military held to such esteem where criticizing them is the ultimate offense...
    ratburn ratburn
    18-21
    1 Response Feb 26, 2013

    I Guess This Is More Of A Question

    Why are they giving President Obama such a hard time? Are they concerned that he will do things for this country that no other president has been able to do? how come people don't realize that the government works for US not vice versa? Our taxes pay their bills!!
    empressNita empressNita
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jan 27, 2010

    Social Conservatism Refuted Part I: Who Are The Social Conservatives?

    In the Social context of America, they have the mentality of a strict father figure. Now in the political context of original American values, the Paleo-conservatives and Classical liberals are one in the same, just different origins. With a socially conservative context, the...
    ratburn ratburn
    18-21
    Jun 22, 2013

    My Thought

     Tradition can be good but from what i here, conservatives tend to not want any change of any kind...and that is not cool with me. I believe change can be good and constructive.
    BillySPizza BillySPizza
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2009

    Idiot George Was At It Again....

    So our ex-president Alfred E Newman... ooops... I mean George Bush the Younger, talked about world politics and the economy last Wednesday, and once again, I was reminded of what an idiot he is.  Thank the goddess he is out of office.  Now if he would just stay...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl
    26-30, F
    13 Responses Jun 19, 2009

    Mitt's The Sh!t, & Why Conservatives Are The Way They Are & On Socialism

    Bill Maher on Right-Wing US Socialism vs European Socialism Why you can't reason with them & why they think the way they do. The right wing authoritarian personality has less to do with a political view than it does with a psychological personality structure. Yale social...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2012

    Racist Comments Covered Over With A Wink and a Nudge

    A  Candidate for the Republican nomination for Governor of South Carolina (that wonderful state that started the Civil War), and one-time Lt. Governor, has totally revealed his basic beliefs -- and they are not pretty! On the 22nd of January he told this story: "My...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl
    26-30, F
    114 Responses Jan 26, 2010

    I'm confounded by those

    that deny climate change and humanity's contribution to it. What seems more likely: 90 percent of the scientific community, including independent scientific journals, who have concluded that humanity is responsible for climate change is in on some vast conspiracy or, that the...
    Illuminatetheworld Illuminatetheworld
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jan 23, 2014

    Do Sociopathy, Borderline Persoality, Asperger's Syndrome And The Authoritian Personality Complex Ring A Bell?

    seriously. How could anyone with a heart support the republican agenda? Slashing pay for teachers, etc. Every single cut they want to make is rationalized by a tax cut they made for the wealthy. if we just didn't allow offshore tax havens and forced corporations to pay their fair...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Mar 24, 2011

    Apparently There Is a Great Deal of Denial and Short-term Memory Loss Involved

     It was only back in February that Bristol Palin (Remember her?  The poor pregnant teenage daughter of Sarah Palin?  The teenager who got used by the conservative movement as a Poster-Child of "responsible" pregnancy?  Like, 'oh yes, we're gunna get...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 8, 2009

    I was reading an article today talking about we

    view coincidences. The prevailing argument is that if it cannot be explained than it must happen by chance, coincidence. Then it made the observation that most people, and most people who are conservative, can not cope with new ideas, not even good new ideas. Conservatism...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2
    66-70, M
    1 Response Jun 4, 2015
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