Originally Posted by harborlady
Sure there is, but poorly negotiated boundary issues are the real problem. What you do in your life genuinely is none of my business. It's what you do to others, and the demands put upon them for private interests, that is the real culprit. Your rights end where mine begin and when there is overlap (govt policy) both sides must be represented in proper weight. The absence of conservative representation is not the doing of liberals, but the failure of conservatives to articulate themselves properly.
Answer for yourself what is it you mean to protect with your philosophy and you will better represent that philosophy (vs seeking out cult of personality consensus). You also may find better ways of going about protecting it if you collaborate honestly.
Ok that's cute but answer the question. Where is the midlle ground on abortion? The death penalty? Would you kill someone a little bit?