Category Archives: Opinion

Paul Krugman: ‘New Deal Created the Middle Class’: Not So Fast

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Paul Krugman:’New Deal Created the Middle Class’: Not So Fast Government, doesn’t create economic classes. They can assist people to do better. Which is where things like education, infrastructure, a … 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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Sam Seder: The Rise of the New Left With Cliff Schecter

Sam Seder: The Rise of the New Left With Cliff Schecter I actually agree with a lot of what Sam Seder and Cliff Schecter and are saying here. Which might be the first and last times I ever say that. … Continue reading

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Gresham College: Video: Professor Vernon Bogdanor: Aneurin Bevan and The Socialist Ideal

Gresham College: Video: Professor Vernon Bogdanor: Aneurin Bevan and The Socialist Ideal I’m not that familiar with Aneurin Bevan, but as a Socialist, he seems to differ from Karl Marx, at least in the sense that Bevan’s brand of socialism … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Video: This Week, Governor Mike Pence Doesn’t Understand Discrimination

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress If a church whatever the church decided not perform gay weddings or inter-racial weddings or inter-ethnic weddings, they would be perfectly within their rights. Remember, Separation of Church … Continue reading

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Sam Seder: Philip Mirowski- How Neoliberalism Survived The Financial Meltdown?

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus To me at least neoliberalism and libertarianism at least when it comes to economics are different things. Economic liberalization where you’re talking about decentralization of the central state and … Continue reading

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Hoover Institution: Uncommon Knowledge- Peter Robinson Interviewing Harvey Mansfield: The New Left on Campus

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Damn! Some of my Far-Left followers and I do have some aren’t going to like this piece, but sometimes the truth hurts. I actually agree with Peter Robinson and Harvey Mansfield … Continue reading

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Moyers and Company: Harvey J. Kaye: Fighting For The Four Freedoms

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Even though I think I know what the so-called progressive idea of freedom is today, I would like to hear it from them. And better yet someone who a true … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: PBS’s Firing Line With William F. Buckley: Saul Alinsky, Mobilizing the Poor

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What I got in from this discussion from the few moments that Saul Alinsky got to talk about his own personal philosophy even though this is about a fifteen-minute … Continue reading

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TIME: Opinion- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar- “The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race”: Why Ferguson is a Wakeup Call For America

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat If there’s any good that comes out of Ferguson besides the Brown family getting justice for what happened to their relative Michael, is that it will hopefully be a wakeup … Continue reading

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