Phelps lay along a continuum of conservatism—not on the other side of a border from it.
He also called the Berber town of Nalut, which I did not visit, “the Amazigh Zintan,” for its conservatism.
The greatest victims of Southern conservatism have always been the majority of Southerners of all races.
A general preference for the existing order of society, and an opposition to efforts to bring about sharp change. (Compare liberalism.)