Sat Mar 17th, 2012 at 03:11:16 PM EST
You can see what this would mean on the national stage. But listen to their foreign policy rhetoric on Israel and Iran and Syria and many other hot spots. Listen to what they say about the United Nations and Europe and international organizations in general. If they were to seize power in this country, world peace and the whole international order would be imperiled.
Conservatism cannot be allowed to become ascendant. The Republican Party needs to heal itself or it must be replaced by another party. I don't know how to fix the GOP. All I know how to do is to try to keep them at bay. But I know that we can't keep them at bay forever.
So, what can be done?