Tuesday, February 28, 2017

THE SECOND U.S. CIVIL WAR LOOMS...

A key consequence—and driving factor—of apocalyptic rhetoric is political polarization. Pew found that 27 percent of Democrats saw the Republican Party as “a threat to the nation’s well-being.” Thirty-six percent of Republicans said the same of the Democratic Party. Such mistrust has paved the way for more extreme partisanship.



Under Obama, some conservatives warned of an existential threat to the nation. Now, liberals are using similar language. The concerns are not baseless, some…

csmonitor.com

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