Some of the ideals of the far left are ideals that many people
still cherish—the end of exploitation, racial and ethnic
equality, the emancipation of women, national self-determination,
etc. Believing that workers should be paid more or that...
I was in my final year of graduate school, writing a
dissertation on the place of persuasion in the success of
contemporary American social movements, when the nearly
two-year-long campaign for the American president who would succeed
George W. Bush...