Rod Dreher, like most sane Americans, has been covering the Kavanaugh hearings with a growing sense of urgent disgust. Here he posts a reader whose family was from the Soviet Union.
Yep. I had friends from the former USSR back in seminary in the mid-90s. I know a few from Eastern Europe at our Church. They told stories about growing up in the Soviet Union that all sound alike. The same things said. The fact is, Orwell knew what he was talking about when he laid out the characteristic of the 20th century's totalitarian states.
And conservatives can't figure out why the Left is doing these things. All of this assumes that those on the Left can't see what is happening. It might be time for conservatives to admit the unpleasant and ugly fact that those on the Left may actually want what is happening to happen.