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Bush and the Death of GOP Multiculturalism

2 years agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

I'll give George "Dubya" Bush this: He knew the GOP had no future if did not transform a good number of black Americans into homeowners ("ownership society") and Mexicans into US citizens. Both projects failed spectacularly (one because of greed; the other, sheer racism), and now the GOP is stuck with an aging and undereducated white base that's becoming more hysterical and irrational the more it shrinks.
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Countdown’s Bushed!: Helping Terror Globally, Refusing To Help Homeowners and How the GOP Really Supports The Troops

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (6 years ago)

 Download | Play   Download | Play   (h/t Heather) Substituting for Keith Olbermann with nary a hitch in coverage or delivery, Air America’s Rachel Maddow gives us Bushed!. First up is the news that George W. Bush’s “War on Ter... Read Post

Obama’s Open-Ended War on ISIS Brings Neoconservatives Back to Stage

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (7 hours ago)

President Obama’s new war on ISIS is bringing back some old names and faces from the George W. Bush years, especially as the war appears to be expanding into Syria. Though the neoconservative vision failed miserably in Iraq after th... Read Post

The Irony Of Multiculturalism

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (4 years ago)

Kenan Malik critiques it: There are two ways over the past half-century in which we've stopped treating people as citizens. One is through racism. The racist says "you're not a citizen, you don't have full rights in this society bec... Read Post


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