America seems to have lost the capacity for having intelligent, thoughtful conversations about politics and government. That is true when it comes to Democrat vs. Republican discussion, but the thing that I find more troubling is that those conversations no longer seem possible between the factions within the two political parties.
The Democrats led the way down this road, and the result is a Democrat Party that is so far to the left that they can’t even have rational debates among themselves. Unfortunately, it seems the Republican Party is heading down the same path. (continue reading)