Like Afrikaners in apartheid South Africa, conservatives seek to enshrine minority rule, to ensure that, even as they decline as a percentage of the population, the forces of white patriarchy maintain their stranglehold on power.
Joan of Arc must have known that she would likely die on the battlefield or be captured by the enemy. In voting for Brett Kavanaugh, Sen. Susan Collins must have had similar thoughts, only that her death would be political and symbolic.
In 2020, Haley, the U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., would be an entirely credible member at the top of or in the No. 2 slot on a center-right independent ticket, especially if the Democrats choose a far-left candidate with limited appeal.
Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration in one of her first public speeches since the election. Clinton faulted the administration for its abandoned health care policy and lack of female representation in top jobs. She also rebuked White