The right’s favorite scare word is “elitism.” What does it mean? – By Jacob Weisberg – Slate Magazine

The problem with the GOP’s elite-bashing is not their definition but their contradictions. In practice, conservatives are no less inclined than liberals to adopt superior stances or to tell people how to live their lives.

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