Browbeating Us Down to the Lowest Common Denominator

The confrontational right isn’t just acting out; they have a sinister and very specific purpose.

Photo by Tahiro Achoub on Unsplash

The abuse constantly being hurled by antivaxxers, climate deniers, election fraud lie believers, and other lack-of-virtue signallers isn’t just an eruption of their frustrations or a declaration of their tribal…

--

--

--

Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Dear “Undecided” Friends,

Judgment at Rio Grande Valley

Come the Revolution

Latinas Could Change the 2020 Election

Latina woman voting at a poll in California. The booth has an American flag on it.

What We Think About When the Hamster Wheel Stops Turning

Trump in Kentucky And Foster Care

Why on Earth do we behave as if Politicians are Some Sorts of Demigods?

Cyber Intimidation American-Style

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Michael Nabert

Michael Nabert

Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.

More from Medium

My Christmas Carol Was Just Three Ghosts of Christmas Future

What’s the Narrative, Kenneth? NPR and the Supreme Court

It’s Already Getting Worse

The Atlantic Wants To Let You Die