Given the former Arkansas Governor’s obsession with identity politics, Glenn Reynolds wonders whether Huckabee is the GOP’s Al Sharpton. Given Huck’s penchant for dissembling when challenged about his own record and prior statements, I think it’s a fair comparison. (But, Glenn might suggest, “Sharpton has better hair . . . “).
To understand the American gun-control debate, you have to understand the fundamentally different starting positions of the two sides. Among conservatives, there is the broad belief that the right to own a weapon for self-defense is every bit as inherent and unalienable as the right to speak freely or practice ... Read More