“Biden side-steps the culture wars, and that’s good for America,” reads the headline of an article by Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson. “Biden is rolling back the culture war. The country should thank him,” adds his Post colleague E.J. Dionne. “Biden wants no part of the culture war the G.O.P. loves,” according to New York Times columnist Thomas B. Edsall.
It’s an open question whether they really think this, or if they know better and are trying to gaslight us. Either way, it’s 180 degrees off the truth. The fact is, Biden has used his executive power to kick the culture war into overdrive.
A Hard Left Turn after Promising Moderation
How so? Let us count the ways.
Biden ordered the entire federal government to focus on “equity” (read: government-mandated racial inequality). He made “racial and ethnic disparities” the government’s first priority in responding to COVID-19. He created a