The second problem is that Khan himself is a living symbol of an even more divisive, even more narrow mode of 'pitting different parts of our country or sections of our society against one another.' If this is the right standard for judgment, identity politics fares even worse than nationalism, which at least is willing to take any kind of Scot as long as they're Scottish. Drawing the division at the level of the nation at least avoids drawing divisions below that level.He notes an additional irony in Didn't Think That Through.
Monday, February 27, 2017
Divisions Worse Than National
I am always pleased when someone puts a favorite rant of mine better than I do. Grim has a comment on the new Mayor of London's disdain for nationalism.
Posted by Assistant Village Idiot at 9:05 PM