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  •  Threaten any weak-kneed Dem (7+ / 0-)

    who caves to Obama's compromise on social security with a New Deal Democrat primary challenge.

    WTF is O thinking?  Oh wait.  The President's best buddy and side kick Rahm is on a mission to gut public schools and teacher unions in Chicago.  

    We should form a New Deal Democrats wing in order to counter the Republican Lite sell outs to our Party, i.e. the corporate Democrats.

    •  We used to call it "The Democratic wing of the (1+ / 0-)
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      Democratic Party"--when Senator Wellstone. . .then Howard Dean. . .

      We will not stop fighting until New Deal Democrats rise again.

      http://www.ted.com/...

      Senator Wellstone also said:

      "There is an elementary aspiration which undergirds the humane impulse in our history and our culture and binds us together as political activists. This is a simple, irreducible, indisputable aspiration. It is the ‘dream of justice' for a beloved community, in which the level of terror in people's lives is sharply reduced or maybe eliminated. It is the belief that extremes and excesses of inequality must be reduced so that each person is free to fully develop his or her full potential. This is why we take precious time out of our lives and give it to politics." (Speech to the Minnesota Nurses Association, October 23, 1985)
      Slinkerwink is a national treasure. More power to you!

      The labor of a human being is not a commodity or article of commerce. Clayton Act, Section 6.

      by Ignacio Magaloni on Mon Apr 08, 2013 at 09:15:44 PM PDT

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