Tag Archives: Progressivism

The Rubin Report: Dave Rubin Interviewing Professor Thaddeus Russell- Socialism, Authoritarianism & Liberalism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I disagree with Dave Rubin at least one point here and it gets to my main beef ( for lack of a better word ) with Libertarians today who are … Continue reading

Posted in The Rubin Report | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Real News: Paul Jay Interviewing Peter Kuznick- Undoing The New Deal: FDR Created A Social Safety Net, Not Socialism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I actually agree with Paul Jay on something here. ( For a change ) President Franklin Roosevelt, his Administration and Congress, didn’t create a socialist economic system in America for … Continue reading

Posted in FDR Presidency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Facebook: President Harry S. Truman’s Speech to Congress- March 12th, 1947- The Truman Doctrine

Source: This piece was originally posted at Facebook When I think of the greatest American president’s, Harry Truman would be on my first hand. When you’re talking about the 20th Century, I believe it comes down to either Harry Truman … Continue reading

Posted in Profile | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THULE: President Harry S. Truman Speech to Congress on Foreign Policy- March 12th, 1947- The Truman Doctrine

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When I think of the greatest American president’s, Harry Truman would be on my first hand. When you’re talking about the 20th Century, I believe it comes down to either … Continue reading

Posted in HST Presidency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Democratic Socialists USA: Social and Economic Bill of Rights

    Source: The New Democrat When you look at the New Deal from President Franklin Roosevelt in the 1930s, you see the creation of the American public safety net. With things like retirement insurance, which is what Social Security … Continue reading

Posted in New Left | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

POLITICO Magazine: Opinion: Jason Sokol: How a Young Joe Biden Turned Progressives Against Integration

POLITICO Magazine: Opinion: Jason Sokol: How a Young Joe Biden Turned Progressives Against Integration Just to give a little background on Joe Biden the current Vice President of the United States and a six term U.S. Senator from Delaware before … Continue reading

Posted in Education Reform | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Huffington Post: Opinion- David Woolner- Seeking The Four Freedoms is as Important Today as it Was 74 Years Ago

Huffington Post: Opinion: David Woolner: Seeking The Four Freedoms is as Important Today as it Was 74 Years Ago If today’s so-called Progressives, believe that Hillary Clinton is going to run for President as the female Bernie Sanders and the … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic Party | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Salon: Opinion- Bill Moyers & Michael Winship: Bernie Sanders Isn’t a Crackpot

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus It depends on what you mean by progressive, to sort of paraphrase what Bill Moyers said about, “it depends on what you mean by left-wing.” If you mean left-wing is … Continue reading

Posted in Bernie Sanders | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Politico Magazine: Opinion: Tom Keane: Elizabeth Warren Meets The Ted Kennedy Myth

Politico Magazine: Opinion: Elizabeth Warren Meets The Ted Kennedy Myth This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress We should be really careful to comparing people who are very new to elected office like Senator Elizabeth Warren, … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic Party | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Salon: Opinion- Mike Conrad- The Left’s Real Choice in 2016: Why it Doesn’t Need Elizabeth Warren to Run

Salon: Opinion- Mike Conrad- The Left’s Real Choice in 2016: Why it Doesn’t Need Elizabeth Warren to Run This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I agree that the Democratic Party needs a strong progressive challenger to … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic Party | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment