“I sometimes wonder if the Republican Party has become the receding roar of white America as it pines for a way of life that will never return,” – David Brooks.
This is probably true, but I must ask: A way of life that included what exactly? A way of life where women knew their place and stayed home. Where blacks knew their place in society and didn’t press for those special rights like voting? Where gays stayed in the closet? Where the white man had every single advantage in the world?