Tag Archives: Liberal Democrats

TV Days: Video: President John F. Kennedy: Imagine What Fox News Would Say

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Here’s one thing that I love about Jack Kennedy. He wasn’t anti-government and neither am I, but he did have a healthy skepticism about what government could do for … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation: Video: Governor Bill Clinton’s 1992 Democratic Nomination Speech: New Democrats Take Power in the Democratic Party

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on WordPress, August, 2013 In 1992 when the Democratic Party nominated Bill Clinton for President, the Democratic Party completed the transition it started in the mid 1980s after losing the 1984 presidential … Continue reading

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Hoover Institution: Peter Robinson Interviewing James Pierson: “The Rise and Fall of Liberalism”: Actually Liberalism is Alive and Well

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState Plus Again I separate Progressivism from liberalism and the progressivism From Teddy Roosevelt in the early twentieth century all the way up through the 1950s up until John F. Kennedy is progressivism … Continue reading

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American Rhetoric: Video: President William Jefferson Clinton’s Farewell Address

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on WordPress, March, 2012 Before Bill Clinton became President of the United States, Liberal Democrats in America were seen as something we are not. We had all sorts of negative stereotypes about … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast: Opinion: Jonathan Miller: For 2016, Take Martin O’Malley Seriously: A Liberal Democrat With Results

Governor Martin O’Malley The Daily Beast: Opinion: Jonathan Miller: For 2016, Take Martin O’Malley Seriously This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger It is way too early right now to be talking about 2016 for president … Continue reading

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Politico: Opinion: Kenneth Vogel & Tarini Parti: The Existential Crisis of the Liberal Millionaire

Wealthy Democrat Politico: Opinion: Kenneth Vogel & Tarini Parti: The Existential Crisis of the Liberal Millionaire Just so we are clear that Liberals and Democrats (and I mean real Liberal Democrats) aren’t against millionaires and wealth. How I know that … Continue reading

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Democracy Journal: Opinion: Paul Starr: Al From, The Frame-Maker: How New Democrats Re-Defined Liberalism

New Democrats Democracy Journal: Opinion: Paul Starr: From the Frame-Maker I agree with most of what Paul Starr said in his piece about New Democrats which I’m one philosophically and what part of the Democratic Party I’m from and how … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion: Robert Borosage: Time to Stand up For a More Perfect Union

The Nation: Opinion: Robert Borosage: Time to Stand Up For a More Perfect Union I didn’t see much from Robert Borosage about as far as how to build this movement to “build that more perfect union”. And what exactly what … Continue reading

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The Dish: Opinion: Andrew Sullivan: Why is Liberal a Dirty Word?

The Dish: Opinion: Andrew Sullivan: Why Is Liberal A Dirty Word? This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The reason why in the past the word Liberal has almost been seen as bad as a cuss … Continue reading

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Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Richard Eskow: The Populist Moment

Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Richard Eskow: The Populist Moment This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger It is hard to describe America from an ideological standpoint as a whole. Because we are such a huge and … Continue reading

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