Joe, one man’s rant is another man’s disquisition. Your responses are better researched and more insightful than countless articles.
This is easily an excellent standalone piece on identity politics but could solidly muscle three additional pieces — Conservatives Aren’t Conservative Anymore, Identity Politics Are Emotional, Not Political and Jefferson Was a Marxist Before Marx Was a Communist. I would eagerly read all three.
Thank you for sharing your perspective and pulling new streams into the current. It’s time for me to revisit some of these classics.