Is Hidden Tribes Highfalutin’ Bunk?

  1. Most Americans are liberals and moderates.
  2. Progressive Activists, the most extreme advocates for safe space and against hate speech (and therefore most susceptible to authoritarianism), constitute a distinct minority within the left-wing community.
  3. Left-wing extremists (the Progressive Activists) are only one-third as numerous as right-wing extremists (Devout Conservatives and Traditional Conservatives).
Times Square, November 4, 2008.



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