Leftists and football fans may have more in common than you think
Matthew Lesh writes for CapX
Andy Mayer writes in The Express
Kristian Niemietz writes in 1828
Kristian highlights that like the average football fan, most leftists have no desire to remove tribalism and emotion from their chosen subject. He notes that “Asking such a person to be less tribal and more fair-minded means asking them to give up the bit which gets them all energised about politics in the first place.”
He argues that this logic manifests in an asymmetry, whereby leftist conceptualise their opponents as threatening, while free-marketers merely consider theirs misguided.
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