(The left) believe that they are capable of making the world a Utopia in their image. This requires gaining control of the populace, and inevitably leads to authoritarianism, totalitarianism, fascism.
In an odd way, they've validated the Critical Theory that undergirds their political philosophy, the theory that posits that stronger groups will always subjugate weaker ones. Their recent actions would seem to support this theory.
It was a catastrophic day for every freedom-loving American even before the incident at the Capitol. It was a threefold disaster, being so on the moral, legal, and political levels. The podcast explores each of these.
Hunter has created a problem for his dad, but only if enough people care about corruption.