posted on Jan, 19 2007 @ 08:40 PM
Can you say FDR? He was vilified by the elite for betraying his class for his efforts to help the working classes. LBJ's Great Society and the War on
Poverty was another... were mistakes made, sure were but but it wasn't the Republicans who tried to help the poor and unemployed.... it was the
And it is my experince that it is the hard right that vilifies people like gays and unions and those on welfare, not democrats.
Is that is all you have to contribute?
["The claim, made in the conservative Insight magazine, also revealed the Machiavellian scheming of political activists in a presidential race still
nearly two years away.
It was aimed at tarnishing Mr Obama’s image in the week he announced himself as a White House contender. But the article also claimed that the
madrassa allegations came from aides to Hillary Clinton, Mr Obama’s main opponent for the Democratic nomination.
This may be wishful thinking on behalf of Republicans. The Clinton camp is determined not to be accused of digging dirt on Mr Obama because they fear
such tactics could backfire, given his popularity.
But the Insight allegations represent an exquisite double shot at the Democrats’ two leading White House contenders: it implies that Mr Obama, whose
middle name is Hussein, is a closet Islamic extremist, and that Mrs Clinton is so rattled by his candidacy she is using underhand tactics to weaken
So much for Dems smearing people. More swift boating from Karl Rove and/or his ilk.
[edit on 19-1-2007 by grover]