Are You a Smart Pragmatist or an Ideological Moron?

Prager University and Jonah Goldberg just released a FANTASTIC short video. Here’s the introduction:

When it comes to politics, do you have an ideology? Or are you a pragmatist? What’s the difference? Is one better than the other? Jonah Goldberg, Senior Editor for National Review, explains why ideology matters, and why “pragmatism” may not mean exactly what you think it does.

The word “ideology” has a very simple meaning:

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But the current narrative, long-emphasized by the political left and now at times on the political right, has identified it as sinister:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.09.34 AM

The President constantly warns of the dangers of ideology and proposes a solution:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.01.34 AM

But they are lying to you:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.05.49 AM

They are saying this:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.24.07 AM

But they really mean this:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.25.56 AM

And want you to do this:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.26.24 AM

And stop thinking about things like these:Screen Shot 2016-07-02 at 9.31.13 AM


Watch the video here:

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