[ExI] antiscience from both sides
danust2012 at gmail.com
Tue May 5 06:55:07 UTC 2020
That definition would fail for the original usage — given that the Left then was against the governing king. It also doesn’t fit examples of Left anti-authoritarians and of Leftists who work for community empowerment.
The Right tends to worship hierarchy, tradition, and obedience.
That said, many people are non-ideological or mixed. Often what is seen in the US and Europe is self-identifies Leftists adopting Right methods — compulsion, hierarchy, and unreason.
Sample my Kindle books at:
> On May 4, 2020, at 6:58 PM, Darin Sunley via extropy-chat <extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
> I read a good definition for "left" and "right" that I think holds for both the historical and modern cases.
> The "left" trusts the government more than their neighbors, especially their "right" neighbors.
> The "right" trusts their neighbors, even their "left" neighbors, more than the government.
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