- 21 Nov 14
The current wave of anti-government feeling is a complicated phenomenon. But lurking in there is the possibility that we may be entering a period of political fragmentation…
In all the commentary on the USA’s mid-term elections, only a few voices mentioned that the results represent a recovery, by old-school Republicans, of their party from the fundamentalists of the Tea Party. Yes, there are still some disturbing individuals out there – but on the whole, the ship has righted itself and that’s probably good news, though clearly not for the less well-off in America.