FLHHC? What the heck is Baker babbling about now, right?
Well, my friends, that’s an acronym. It stands for:
Human nature, and the
Those are the five things non-conservatives – of any party – have to be able to ignore in order to advance their arguments.
In my experience, any argument on any political topic that observes those five precepts will end up, by definition, being truly “conservative” in nature. In contrast, any argument advanced by leftists to support their position on a topic will by necessity have to ignore at least one, and generally several (if not all), of those elements.
Try it out for yourself. Have some fun with it. I think you’ll find it’s a very accurate litmus test, and once you do you can use it when you’re debating your not-so-conservative friends to hopefully show them the error of their ways.
©Brian Baker 2017