Trouble In Whitetopia
October 26, 2017 9:11 AM Subscribe
“And like so many others currently involved in North Idaho politics, Regan’s a California transplant: one of thousands of ex–LAPD officers, doomsday preppers, “traditionalist” Catholics, and far-right evangelicals who’ve flocked to the white, conservative utopia of North Idaho over the last 20 years, working to remake the Republican Party in their own image. Before, they were called libertarians and constitutionalists, or called nothing at all, because there was no political group conservative enough to represent their beliefs.” - Welcome To Idaho, Now Go Home - Anne Helen Petersen tracks how an ultra right wing faction of the GOP look over the state’s politics, and why they’re at war with each other.
This thread has been archived and is closed to new comments