Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -
Best Web OpEds

The Republicans Already Are the Party of Roy Moore--With or Without Him

Quicklink Submitted By       Message Ron Madden     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  (less...)  

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 11/19/17

Author 505253
Become a Fan
  (2 fans)

But more important, the question itself is badly framed, as it implies there’s a fixed moral line that the Republican Party will not cross. It might not be grabbing women by the genitalia. It might not be sexually molesting 14-year-olds. But surely there is behavior so reprehensible that it puts a Republican politician beyond the pale. In truth, there is no fixed moral line because that would require that Republicans live by a fixed moral code. Republicans paint themselves as moral absolutists in a relativistic world, but all the evidence of the last few years shows that most Republicans are actually tribalists who will resort to moral relativism to justify support for a vile public figure.

From commons.wikimedia.org: Donald J. Trump portrait {MID-161091}
Donald J. Trump portrait
(Image by Wikipedia (commons.wikimedia.org))
  Permission   Details   DMCA

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At newrepublic.com

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Former dishwasher, janitor, telemarketer & librarian. Currently assisting the elderly. Ardent Sanders supporter.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -