Author Archives: Derik Schneider

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Sam Harris: Waking Up With Sam Harris- Mark Lilla: What Happened To Leftism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat It sort of pains me to say this (ha, ha) but this is an area where I agree with right-wing talk show host and writer Dennis Prager. He separates liberalism … Continue reading

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TIME Magazine: Julia Zorthian- How To Recover From Failure

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Plus I’m not a doctor and don’t pretend be one, but from what I know about the medical profession (which might only be enough to fill one paragraph) is that good … Continue reading

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CEPR: Opinion- Dean Baker: Can We Pay For Single Payer?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Even Progressive Economist Dean Baker is acknowledging in his column on the CEPR (Center For Economic Policy Research) blog that moving from a private health insurance market and private health … Continue reading

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Newsweek: Opinion- David Friend: Before Donald Trump Was President, Online Sex Videos, Bill Clinton & The Naughty 90s Changed America

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Now that I think about it and this Newsweek article that was written by David Friend contributed to it and even though he didn’t argue this himself, but the more … Continue reading

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Bill Ayers: Notes On Violence

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus If you look at leftist social-democratic and counter-cultural movements from the 1960s and today, you have three different movements on the Left in America. The Martin L. King civil rights … Continue reading

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Classic Film and TV Cafe: A Fever in The Blood 1961

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review A Fever in The Blood is a picture of courtroom drama and political cinema, intrigue, and ambition. You have three powerful influential ambitious men who want to be the next … Continue reading

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TruthDig: Opinion- Chris Hedges: How ANTIFA Mirrors The Alt-Right

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Dr. Martin L. King has a lot of beautiful and famous quotes as most of us know. And he has this one quote on violence that goes like this. “Hate … Continue reading

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