Kirsten Powers: Liberals’ Dark Ages

May 14, 2014

By Kristen Powers at USA Today

Welcome to the Dark Ages, Part II. We have slipped into an age of un-enlightenment where free thought is verboten. Fall in line behind the mob, or face the consequences.

How ironic that the persecutors this time around are the so-called intellectuals. They claim to be liberal while behaving as anything but. The touchstone of liberalism is tolerance of differing ideas. Yet this mob exists to enforce conformity of thought and to delegitimize any dissent from its sanctioned worldview. Intolerance is its calling card...