A. Nevertheless, the focus of otherwise very different movements - from cultural feminism to environmentalism to radical jihadism - is fundamentally the same: moral regulation.

B. Identity politics constantly demands the creation of new identities and lifestyle groups, often hostile to one another.

C. The main beneficiary of this shift from explicit political clashes to new forms of culture war has been identity politics.

D. Many of the political battles of the past two decades have actually been battles over cultural values, be it marriage, family, sexuality, abortion, immigration, multiculturalism, Islam or the EU.