IS NOT SO MUCH that these home truths are being voiced at all, but that they are being voiced in — of all places — Newsweek.
Let me be clear: progressivism is an existential threat to the American regime of liberty, or what remains of it. A free, self-governing constitutional republic is incompatible with a progressive regime of total central planning.
As Abraham Lincoln recognized long ago, a house divided against itself cannot stand. The United States cannot endure permanently half slave and half free, half planned by progressive experts and half chosen by self-governing citizens.