Steyn Nails It

“…the abandonment by conservatives of all but the non-electoral levers in society, from education to pop culture. The average person doesn’t want to live an aggressively partisan life, and, if you’re one of those persons raised in almost any American public school in the last four decades, it’s easier to be liberal: To be opposed to, say, climate alarmism is to choose a position that requires eternal defending, whereas to profess to be concerned about the future of the planet is just the default setting of society, from kindergarten on. A liberal culture is good at making conservatism seem more trouble than it’s worth.”  [Emphasis Added]

Read his full article here.