Another Tilt on the Fulcrum
This article explains quite nicely why "liberal" doesn't mean what it used to. It also hints at the continuing disintegration of what was once a potent and valuable school of thought. Perhaps it's time for a "neoliberal" movement to emerge in response to the "neoconservatives".
First saw this on Wordforge, along with a sadly predictable set of responses from the liberal members of our board. Here's the thread in question.
It really is true that "denial" isn't just a river in Egypt. The modern American Left is a movement in dire need of a period of self-examination.