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Icons that would shock today's right

Boogeymen are everywhere these days, if you believe the conservatives' Perpetual Paranoia Machine. A few years ago, WorldNetDaily and the American Family Association warned that Barney the Dinosaur was trying to "surreptitiously indoctrinate young children into [homosexuals'] lifestyle." Then, Fox News' Bill O'Reilly warned that "secular progressives" were waging a "War on Christmas" and pressing the "legalization of narcotics, euthanasia, abortion at will [and] gay marriage.
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Last Day of Conservative Party Conference Brings a Fresh Ukip Defection, in the Form of Arron Banks, Multimillionaire Donor

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (12 hours ago)

The Conservative to Ukip defection announcement have come thick and fast throughout the Conservative party conference in Birmingham this week, as Ukip piles on the pressure before next year’s general election. And today is no differ... Read Post

Will: Americans are economically better off today than they were eight years ago.

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (6 years ago)

In a USA Today/Gallup poll released earlier this month, a record number of Americans — 55 percent — said that their families are worse off financially than they were a year ago. But conservative columnist George Will thinks these pe... Read Post

Leading Conservative Religious Organization Warns That Christians Will Soon Be Treated Like Blacks In Jim Crow Era

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

The American Family Association, a top conservative Christian organization, emailed members today with a dire warning that, within 50 years, Christians will be treated like African Americans during the Jim Crow era. In an email enti... Read Post


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