[Another guest post at Sarah Hoyt’s place]
*Nitay had sent me this post before I did yesterday’s, and he thought it had been rendered obsolete by yesterday’s post. I think rather, it is a good complementary post, showing I’m not air-dreaming. The symptoms are there.*
The Great Realignment by Nitay Arbel
“Masgramondou” shared a most interesting article: http://www.spectator.co.uk/2017/02/theresa-mays-new-third-way/ about Theresa May in the UK, about whom he is about to post on his blog https://ombreolivier.liberty.me
In its very opening sentence, the article strikes a chord that resonates much more broadly than the UK:
Forget left and right — the new divide in politics is between nationalists and globalists. Donald Trump’s[..] nationalist rhetoric on everything from trade to global security enabled him to flip traditionally Democratic, blue-collar states and so to defeat that personification of the post-war global order, Hillary Clinton.
The presidential election in France is being fought on these lines, too. Marine Le…
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