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Smugness and Liberalism

Emmett Rensin had some friendly advice for liberals in a recent essay for Vox: Lose the smugness. I comment on the essay at Bloomberg View, concluding that it misidentifies liberalism’s weakness.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.