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The Right- Liberal problem with identity politics – Aussie Nationalist Blog

Posted by M. C. on March 26, 2018

https://aussienationalistblog.com/2018/03/21/the-right-liberal-problem-with-identity-politics/

..And so Western man doesn’t get to identify positively with manhood (as this is a “box” to be escaped from); nor does he get to identify with his own larger communal tradition. There is no coherent basis for defending this tradition, as for right liberals there are only self-creating individuals who have escaped the older identities.

It’s important to remember this when you wonder why older generations of Western men did not do more to defend the existence of the West. If you assume that you live in a society that only exists as a collection of self-creating individuals with no distinct ties to each other, then what is there really at the larger level to defend? A person with this mindset will think that everything is OK, as long as the economy is healthy enough for individuals to pursue careers. Read the rest of this entry »

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