It is isolationist and defensive, paranoid about government, and prone to conspiracy theories about subversive global elites.
Establishment figures look a bit askance at the Kentucky senator because of his isolationist roots.
“With all due respect” because “isolationist,” Cheney knows, is a deeply politically damaging insult.
A recent Pew poll found that isolationist sentiment is at a four-decade high.
(Which explains why the media can identify both uber-hawk Sarah Palin and isolationist Ron Paul as among its leaders).
Instead, he carried on with his blinkered views and remained an isolationist.
Paul, meanwhile, has taken to cyberbullying Rubio, tweeting on Friday that he is “acting like an isolationist.”
The public mood is isolationist; the president is by nature cautious; the federal government is nearly broke.
It really does encourage an isolationist view that negates the shared experience.
But gradually they came to accept Harry's isolationist ways as the norm—at least, for him.