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Black Rose Books: Video: Dimitrios Roussopoulos: The New Left: Legacy and Continuity

Black Rose Books: Video: Dimitrios Roussopoulos: The New Left: Legacy and Continuity I think I agree with Dimitrios Roussopoulos on just about everything here. Pre-1960 or so, the Left in America, as least the Center-Left, was made up for Liberals … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: Hippies Remember The Glory Days

Source: The New Democrat Plus If you are familiar with leftist publications like Salon, The Nation, The American Prospect, AlterNet, TruthOut and I’m sure I’ve left some other out and the Occupy Wall Street movement and what is left of it … Continue reading

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Josh O’Driscoll: Video: Occupy Wall Street Interview: Why it Failed

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress I don’t expect to win any new supporters with Occupy Wall Street and the broader Far-Left in America to go along with my three other supporters that I … Continue reading

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HBO: Real Time With Bill Maher- Bill Maher Tells American Socialists to Come Out of the Closet

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Forget about me saying at risk of of slapping myself on the back, because I’m just going to slap myself on the back so much, you would think I was being … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Heather Digby Parton- Chris Matthews and Ed Rendell, Working Class Heroes, “In Their Dreams”: You Know You Are Far-Left When MSNBC is Not Progressive Enough For You

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When MSNBC which is really not much more than a media operation for Occupy Wall Street, the Progressive Caucus and the Green Party in America, is not progressive enough for you, … Continue reading

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Campaign For America’s Future: Opinion- Robert Borosage- Should Populists Declare Victory?: Some of the Differences Between McGovernites & New Democrats

U.S. Senator George McGovern & The McGovernites This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Just to start this post off I need to give a brief history lesson and then you’ll see why I’m doing this at the … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- Adolph Reed- What Nihilism? A Response to Michelle Goldberg: What’s Left of the Far Left

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat   In last night’s blog about the far-left flank of the Democratic Party I wrote a line something to the effect of “if you don’t like the menu at the restaurant, … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion: Michelle Goldberg: Adolph Reed and Electoral Nihilism: The Challenge For Social Democrats in the Democratic Party

The Nation: Opinion: Adolph Reed and Electoral Nihilism Derik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger A couple of things irritate me about … Continue reading

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Marie Marr-MSNBC: Up With Steve Kornacki- An Opening For Elizabeth Warren in 2016?

Source: Marie Marr-MSNBC: Up With Steve Kornacki- An Opening For Elizabeth Warren in 2016? I buy that there is anger I guess or this feeling that we need something different on the lets call it the Far-Left in the Democratic Party … Continue reading

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▶ The Real News: Video: Nathan Schneider: Why Didn’t OWS Transform Into a Political Movement?

▶ Nathan Schneider: Why Didn’t OWS Transform Into a Political Movement? – YouTube. A big reason why Occupy Wall Street didn’t turn into a bigger political movement unlike lets say the Tea Party in 2009-11. That is sorta fading away … Continue reading

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