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Will the Cultural Revolution Be Canceled?

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Posted By: StormCnter, 10/12/2020 4:34:43 PM

It’s an article of faith among many conservatives, and some liberals, that we’re being swept by a Maoist cultural revolution destined to transform American society into a woke collective. Yet before surrendering basics like equality of opportunity, social order, and free speech to leftist authoritarians, we should consider whether they’re the ones who will wind up getting canceled. Most Americans don’t favor defunding police or instituting race quotas; they are wary of the costs connected with the Green New Deal and of allowing Washington to control local zoning. Many are already voting with their feet, fleeing places that promote these ideas and seeking out areas aligned with more recognizable American values.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2 10/12/2020 11:47:35 PM (No. 570631)
I will never become one of the "woke collective." Will I therefore become the first one to be assigned to a reeducation camp or the first one to be marked for termination?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 10/13/2020 12:44:00 AM (No. 570673)
When the money stops.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DVC 10/13/2020 1:02:52 AM (No. 570679)
By rights it should collapse from it's own internal contradictions and the massive, inbred incompetence of all the people and the total unworkableness of all their ideas. Whether it will or not....I don't know. I sure hope so.
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