Your comments here are as insightful as they are warranted. It appeals to using logic, and is not lost on spin or circular reasoning.
The newly found Antifa who are protesting and or opposing actual fascists — an entrenched and long established extremist group of racists — can’t be perceived as a bigger or looming threat on the broader society.
Cruz is employing a Hobbesian worldview that enables his conservatism to emphasize this absurd cautiousness to the pseudo profound rationale of a dangerous underbelly brewing in America — Antifa.
Mind you this is a Harvard educated man, so credentials account for nothing here, just the sophistry of his political arguments by impression given his education. Because there is this connotation that is loosely applied to conservatism as being prudent, traditional, with assuring certainty, people fail to recognize its exploitative influence in the fundamentalism that follows which is antithetical to democracy and progress from a past filled with dehumanizations.
Great stuff here foofaraw 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾