(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) In U.S. political discourse today there are few more popular attitudes then the endless lamentations over "political polarization". The Cassandras insist that divisiveness is damaging, attack ads are despicable, and
(Denver Post, Apr. 29) If I undertook to write about partisan politics for dummies, I’d immediately have your attention. Many people think that’s all partisan politics is for. It’s everyone’s favorite punching bag. But I’ll argue that partisan politics is forever with us and a good thing, so we may disagree.