Conventions in a Time of Revolution

President Donald Trump talks at the Republican National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., August 24, 2020. (David T. Foster/Pool via Reuters)
Donald Trump personifies resistance to the Marxist revolution.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE W riting in the online Australian journal of ideas, Quillette, Yoram Hazony provides us with a persuasive account of the recent rebirth of Marxism in the West, an ominous explanation of how it was midwifed into life by a progressive liberalism that falsely claims to be the best defense against it, and a grim prediction of how it will likely triumph unless . . . well, unless something very improbable occurs. His article is a densely argued chain of logical relationships and consequences. I can give only a brief and unsatisfactory summary of it below which will inevitably be infected by

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