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Liberal warns: Dems risk rising tide of libertarian GOP

An article by Robert Kuttner has been causing a stir on the liberal blogs. Here’s a synopsis from the far-left website, DailyKos:

I’m sorry to say, but this cynical anti-government message is going to start resonating with more and more people, unless the Democratic Party boldly casts aside the center-right path of Barack Obama and embraces a new progressive revival. People want middle class jobs, not Big Brother listening to your phone calls and reading your emails. They want student loans, not bailouts for an obscenely wealthy investment banking industry. They want increased funding for health care and education, not cuts to Social Security and Medicare.

Too many Democrats have a smug assurance that the younger generations will automatically keep voting Democratic; that “demographic change” will condemn the GOP to permanent minority status in just a couple decades...

The GOP is not stupid. There is a rising libertarian wing of that party, led by Sen. Rand Paul, which seeks to appeal to young voters who have given up on the promises of Democrats who talked the talk but didn’t walk the walk – young liberals who would seriously consider voting Republican if only the GOP would cut the military, end the domestic spying, the Wall Street bank bailouts, and the war on marijuana. Do you really think the Democrats have these pissed-off young voters locked in their column for life? Do you really think the Republicans are never going to try to rebrand their party to appeal to young Democrats who saw all their political hopes and dreams slip away under the weak, centrist, corporate-dominated, too-similar-to-Bush administration of Barack Obama? Think again...

Read More: http://iroots.org/2013/06/18/liberal-warns-obamas-hypocrisy-...

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The rising tide is being noticed by others as well:

from the Financial times:

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/cc9a31b8-7928-11e3-b381-00144feabd...

and Gallup:

http://www.gallup.com/poll/166763/record-high-americans-iden...

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
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The Democrats blew it with Obama

in terms of their voter base. But why would they care? They've succeeded in getting structures and systems into place that pretty much makes any differences between the next presidential or Congressional candidates moot. By now, progressives have decreased the rights of Americans, increased the power of the federal government, increased the national debt (making us beholden to foreigners from whom we borrow), and nicely fostered globalism and redistribution of wealth as per the United Nations' plan, i.e, Agenda 21.(Had Agenda 21 ever really been about the environment, (for one) Americans wouldn't get basic food staples such as garlic now shipped or flown in from China as part of a new food supply system that is the antithesis of the slow foods movement - which preserves American jobs, minimizes travel and eliminates overseas travel and associated air & water pollution, and provides Americans with the freshest food.

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
~ John Muir

Funny

how the message of liberty knows no race, religion, ethnicity...

Its not lead by rand paul or

Its not lead by rand paul or any ONE person,, its lead by, you, me, and them, once they get their fingers out and realise it.......what i MEAN by that!? THE PEOPLE.....DIRECTLY.......

We support those who support us, on a case by case basis, the ones that shine, are the ones who keep their promises, who are consistant to freedoms ideals, and those with courage enough to bring OUR voices to the table

We do not follow, should not follow, we should stand, side by side, each and every single one of us

Edit: Glad to see some of the topics brought up, might not ammount to anything, NOW, but im glad its being brought up, none the less.....i can appreciate it

Yep, but good to see liberals nervous

And good to know that there are a few liberals out there who don't worship the state in every sphere of life.

Check out http://iroots.org/
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there is also..

The story from the blaze about an article in republic magazine that I linked earlier...

It sounds like.. well just about every other moronic liberal/progressive that has no clue what we are even trying to accomplish.. just like the blind hatred they have for the tea party. Baseless arguments talking about half the shit we are trying to do and prevent..

Homeland security statement: patriotism is now considered terrorism.
I love www.isidewith.com shared it with everyone I know. If anything they realize its not just a red and blue idiot running for reelection.

Good find

+ 1.
Thanks for posting.

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