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Bush Whacker

by | 13th, August 2003

‘WHEN Tony Blair talked about the dark forces of conservatism in his party conference speech in 2000, little did we know that a couple of years later he would be palling up to one of the darkest of those forces.

A neo-con

A study, funded with $1.2m of US government money, has concluded that conservatism can be psychologically explained as a set of neuroses rooted in ”fear and aggression, dogmatism and the intolerance of ambiguity”.

Hitler, Mussolini, Ronald Reagan and right-wing talk show host Rush Limbaugh all suffer from the same affliction, it says.

And according to the

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