What Moderates Believe

In his recent New York Times op-ed column "What Moderates Believe" David Brooks sketches a thoughtful vision of civil society, beginning with an image:

... politics is a voyage with a fractious fleet. Wisdom is finding the right formation of ships for each specific circumstance so the whole assembly can ride the waves forward for another day. ...

His eight-fold way:

^z - 2017-08-26