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Washington Monthly: Paul Baumann- ‘When Religion is Too Free’

Source:The New Democrat  “But Waldman is too sanguine about the benefits “Americanizing” will have on the DNA of “ancient” religions. Some real tension should exist between an individualistic, often hedonistic society and traditional religious communities. Liberal democracy must cultivate in … Continue reading

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People’s World: Series- ‘100 Years of Communist Party USA’

Source:The New Democrat “the world is on the verge of a new era. Europe is in revolt. The masses of Asia are stirring uneasily. Capitalism is in collapse. The workers of the world are seeing a new life and securing … Continue reading

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Newsweek: ‘Joe Biden’s Biggest Gaffes’

Source:The New Democrat  “In the wake of Joe Biden’s official presidential run announcement, here are eight of Biden’s biggest public gaffes.” Laying out Joe Biden’s biggest gaffes, is like trying to layout Michael Jordan’s greatest dunks, or Joe Montana’s greatest … Continue reading

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Kennedy Institute of Politics: Professor Brandon Terry- Interviewing Professor Noam Chomsky: The Future of Leftist Politics in America’

Source:The New Democrat  “A discussion with: Noam Chomsky Institute Professor of Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Political Theorist and Activist Brandon Terry (moderator) Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies and Social Studies, Harvard University.” Source:Kennedy Institute of Politics: … Continue reading

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The Bitchy Pundit: ‘Bernie Sanders is Rich’

From The Bitchy Pundit “I’m going to veer off course for a minute to say that I don’t believe that any society should allow billionaires to happen. Billionaires are toxic to a society because they can’t spend a big enough … Continue reading

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Chomsky’s Philosophy: Professor Noam Chomsky- Free Speech on Campus

Source:The New Democrat “If you believe in freedom of speech, you believe in freedom of speech for views that you don’t like. Goebbeles was in favor of freedom of speech for views that he liked. So was Stalin. If you’re … Continue reading

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Dandelion Salad: Ellen Brown- ‘Funding A U.S. Green Deal Without Raising Taxes’

From Ellen Brown: “As alarm bells sound over the advancing destruction of the environment, a variety of Green New Deal proposals have appeared in the US and Europe, along with some interesting academic debates about how to fund them. Monetary … Continue reading

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