They actually NEED each other, The whole Identity Politics game is one that takes two to play. By dividing us up over issues like abortion, they make it possible for both sides to avoid the economic issues that affect all people’s lives (or the 99.9% anyway).

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The political duopoly makes it possible to swallow up the entire national political discourse in a set of pre-agreed wedge issues.

Joe is a US Ex-Pat with dual US-EU citizenship, who travels Europe extensively, commenting on trends, attitudes, politics and more.

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