Not all liberals are progressive, and not all progressives are liberal. And when we discuss politics, we must recognize and respect our differences.
In Victoria Secret model Cameron Russell's TedX talk, she discussed winning the 'genetic lottery' and the privileges afforded to her purely because of her looks, including white privilege.
Conservatives have convinced themselves of libearlism's illigitimacy; now they have convinced themselves liberalism will fail
Rather than necessarily being pathological, political conservatism is promoted when people rely on low-effort thinking.