Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Young Turks: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur- Jerry Seinfeld: Caught By The Sensitivity Police

Source: The New Democrat Damn! I actually agree with both Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur on the same show, about the same topic. They both just scored a touchdown and converted a two-point conversion in the liberal column for me. … Continue reading

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Conservable Economist: Timothy Taylor- States as The Laboratories of Democracy: An Historical Note: A Look At The American Federal Republic

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I guess one of the advantages of living in a country of three-hundred and fifteen-million people that has fifty states, is that it gives you this great opportunity to see … Continue reading

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Oxford Union: Jeremy Corbyn- Socialism Does Work

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Wow! My first opportunity to blog about Jeremy Corbyn, who may end up being the next Leader of the Opposition in Britain next month. I’m really only interested in democratic … Continue reading

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The Washington Monthly: Opinion- Martin Longman- White House Heroin Initiative is a Start

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat This is really something that we should’ve been doing since the so-called War on Drugs started in 1971. But then had we of done that, then maybe the War on Drugs … Continue reading

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Public Domain Footage: Robert F. Kennedy- Speech at Columbia University in 1964

Source: The New Democrat Robert F. Kennedy, running for U.S. Senate in 1964 and not to replace one of his brothers in Massachusetts, but to run for Senate in New York. A great opportunity for Bobby Kennedy as well in 1964. … Continue reading

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TIME: Charlotte Alter- Sex Buyers- Why Cops Across the U.S. Target Men Who Buy Prostitutes

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I guess what Cook County, Illinois is doing by arresting johns, that is men who pay prostitutes for sex, is better than arresting both johns and the prostitutes. And getting the … Continue reading

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Ray Red Spider: “Why Vote Bernie?”: Why Socialism Isn’t Free

Ray Red Spider: “Why Vote Bernie?”: Why Socialism Isn’t Free I saw a blog with the link to that blog up here, arguing about why people should vote for Bernie Sanders for president. The case being that he wants to … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Scott Timberg- ‘Stop The Hand-Wringing Over Campus PC Culture’: We Might do it, But so Do They?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Scott Timberg, in his column in Salon, which might be the Federal Chief of the Political Correctness Police, wrote the best piece I’ve seen from a New-Left generally pro-political correctness publication … Continue reading

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Reverb Press: Opinion- Akira Watts- The Greatest Threat To Bernie Sanders Is His Supporters: Bernie Sanders, The Moderate of The New Left?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Keep in mind, Senator Bernie Sanders, now Democratic presidential candidate, is a self-described Democratic Socialist. Not the only Democratic Socialist in Congress, but the only self-described Democratic Socialist in Congress. So … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast: Opinion- Michael Kazin- The Radical Left—Always a Bridesmaid

The Daily Beast: Opinion- Michael Kazin- The Radical Left—Always a Bridesmaid I agree with Michael Kazin that the New-Left, lets say has always been the bridesmaid in the Democratic Party. George McGovern in 1972, would be the exception to that, … Continue reading

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