Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Laura Flanders Show: Richard Wolff- Bernie Sanders and Socialism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I guess I look at socialism like I look at conservatism. Not that they are similar, but that both have two competing factions in them. With conservatism, you have Conservatives, … Continue reading

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Politico Magazine: Opinion- Barney Frank- “Why Progressives Shouldn’t Support Bernie”: Why Barney is Wrong

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Just to be clear, I’m not writing this because I believe Bernie Sanders will ever be President of the United States, or believe he can even beat Hillary Clinton for … Continue reading

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Prakash RP: On The Definition of Communism

Prakash RP: On The Definition of Communism I think I got the broader goals of what communism is supposed to be now. That there should be no profits, that a country is a community, which is where Communist comes from. … Continue reading

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TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970

TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970 I liked what they did in the video by separating the feminists from the militant feminists. Feminists, at least by definition are people who support … Continue reading

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Dandelion Salad: Elizabeth Schulte- Socialism According to Eugene V. Debs

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus So I guess at least according to Elizabeth Schulte, Bernie Sanders would be to the right of Eugene Debs and to the left of Progressive’s Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman and … Continue reading

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Prakash RP: A Defence of Communism- What is Communism?

Source: The New Democrat Plus Communism, at least in how its been practiced up until the last thirty-years, or so with the Soviet Union collapsing and the People’s Republic of China moving to a form of state capitalism and the same … Continue reading

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Movie Station: The Graduate 1967- A Man Who Doesn’t Know What He Wants, Finds it

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I saw The Graduate for the fourth, or fifth time Sunday morning. Not exactly keeping count. When I was killing time and waiting to meet a friend that I got … Continue reading

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Radical Films: Let it Burn- The Coming Destruction of The USA? 1968

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus It’s good to hear a prominent African-American leader support the Right to Self-Defense. Especially with Robert Williams being on the New-Left, or Far-Left in America and a self-described Communist. And … Continue reading

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Sam Seder: The Majority Report- Ayn Rand: Secret Socialist

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Is Ayn Rand a hypocrite, because she collected from Social Security and Medicare, two social programs that she was against? Actually no, because she paid into both of them and … Continue reading

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Obama White House: President Obama’s- Iran Nuclear Deal Press Conference

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus President Obama, once again nailed it, when he said that without this deal, which is of course is a deal, Iran would get the nuclear weapons that they want … Continue reading

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