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Rep. Allen West: Joseph McCarthy Reincarnated?

Do you believe in reincarnation? Rep. Allen West I didn’t until I read this story of FL Rep. Allen West (22nd District, FL), pictured here, acting like Sen. Joseph McCarthy, whose search for closet Communists dominated the era of American politics now remembered for “McCarthyism”.  … Continue reading

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Sorrow Floats: the Healthy Deregulated Capitalism Myth Just Keeps Re-surfacing

Gordon C. Stewart | Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009 – MinnPost.com “Sorrow floats.” Perhaps the line from a John Irving novel — in which “Sorrow,” the stuffed family dog preserved by a taxidermist, floats to the surface of the lake after … Continue reading

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The American Oligarchy

They may squirm in hearings, but Wall Street oligarches know who has the power By the Rev. Gordon C. Stewart | Thursday, April 29, 2010 We do not live in a democracy; we live in an oligarchy, “government by the … Continue reading

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