Feelings, nothing more than feelings …

Over the years, I’ve heard many conservative-leaning Americans make the charge that we progressives are all about “feelings.” We’re “bleeding hearts” who “don’t use common sense” and “make decisions based on emotion, rather than thought.”

My response to that is: Yes, feelings are part of our considerations, though facts weigh in pretty heavily, as well. But what conservatives refuse to…



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