HotAir hotair.com 14 Jul, 2021 23:45 am

"Lean into it. Lean into the culture war." – HotAir

"Lean into it. Lean into the culture war." – HotAir

Meanwhile, we have Republicans making critical race theory and transgender sports into big political issues (neither of which, so far as I can tell, hardly mattered to voters at all before they were elevated by right-wing media and the G.1 Disgusting: Deliver driver tampered with NYPD officer's food claiming 'we at war' 2 Manchin: We're going to do immigration reform in the infrastructure reconciliation bill 3 Texas Senate passes Republican election integrity bill despite Democrats' political theatre 4 41% of Baltimore high schoolers have a GPA below 1.0 5 NYC mayoral candidate Dianne Morales snaps at reporter who wrote critical piece 6 NYC judge blocks transfer of homeless out of hotels and back to shelters 7 Cuban demonstrations come to American shores, but with a twistIt’s mostly Republican elites who have accentuated these issues to attract more and more working-class white voters even as they pursue a plutocratic economic agenda that’s unpopular among those voters.

Certainly, Biden has not focused much on cultural issues since entering office — his key agenda items are all bread-and-butter economic policies.In this view, the left may start culture war conflicts, but the right is far more aggressive in politicizing them, both in legislative chambers and in political campaigns.

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