Extremist Ideologies

Dead Republican and Democratic Party Logos. Image by Lenny Ghoul.

Much has been discussed regarding the political spectrum of ideological beliefs and it is apparent political extremism represents a dilemma.

I have tested the complexities of this spectrum by engagement on various forums powered by the Disqus comment platform.

While there appears to be consensus about Far Right extremism, I discovered there exists Far Left extremism that, it could be argued, is in identical proportion to balance out the pendulum’s swing.

Two polar ideological opposites, but share the same rigid approach to political considerations, albeit rooted in diametrically irreconcilable differences in the analysis of our national character.


What do you envision the perfect solution to this dilemma – if it is in fact one – ought to be?

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Naturalized citizen straddling cultural fence since 1983 who rejects nativism in all its manifestations. Husband and father. Hockey, chess and cooking enthusiast.