Trump is a typical conservative. That says a lot about the conservative tradition.

Corey Robin is the author of “The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Donald Trump.” The New Yorker described the first edition of this book as “the book that predicted Trump.

via Trump is a typical conservative. That says a lot about the conservative tradition.

Policy driven principled conservatives are the fringe. The angry reactionaies are the base. We need to stop kidding ourselves.