On the failures of the right/left-wing model of political ideologies

My rather scathing review of the political compass quiz that I scrapped has probably turned to dust in my virtual trash-box, so instead read this fascinating essay on how labels along the political spectrum fail to accurately model qualities and ideals that are the basis of western liberal intellectual/political tradition.

http://www.everyjoe.com/2014/11/05/politics/political-labels-left-wing-right-wing-buffalo-wing/

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