By denying the Holocaust and bragging that one day all Jews will be run into the sea, he gave the neocons
and the Likudists in Israel the greatest gift that warmongers could hope for.
Conservatism was at its peak when the neocons
were dominant, and nearly every problem with the Republican Party today could be cured by a neocon
As we noted earlier this year, the Republican Party is deeply divided between old-school Reagan Neocons
, the Karl Rove faction whose standard bearers include Mr.
However, Kristol has the audacity to insist on his stances, as do the other neocons
whose wars ended up almost destroying the United States economically and militarily.
Somewhat ironically, The Crusader demonstrates that, in fact, Buchanan and other principled conservatives were far less inclined to military adventurism than were the neocons
who wanted to convert the world to American-style democracy through the shedding of American blood and expending of American treasure.
I really hope the neocons
are wrong about us, and that former President George W.
What convinced the neocons
to move to the right were the failures of Great Society domestic programs.
saw 9/11 as allowing for the relative curtailment of civil liberties and freedom of markets through the USA Patriot Act, and they have repeatedly encouraged (without success) the introduction of national identity cards, using intrusive biometric data.
Insistence on right wing orthodoxy in the Western Hemisphere, and preparedness to use force to achieve this, are what the Neocons
would have wanted.
One day you read that neocons
were pushing plans to finish off Iraq and move into Syria .
Just as thoroughly as Washington neoconservatives have been discredited by events of the past six years, so have the Catholic neocons
been overtaken by the ecological realities they denigrated as "undue concerns.
The November election was an example that most Republicans are tired of the neocons
and right-wing Christian fundamentalists.