Tag Archives: Liberal Democracy

TruthDig: Natasha Hakimi Zapata- Economist Richard Wolff’s Take on Conservative, Liberal, Socialists, & Communists

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat “The renowned Marxist professor offers his understanding of the meanings of words commonly used to describe “ways of organizing political life in a community.” – 2017/07/12” I agree and disagree … Continue reading

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Say No To Democide: Free Speech or Offensive Speech: Should We Let Haters Speak?: The First Amendment Right to Offend

Source: Say No To Democide: Free Speech or Offensive Speech: Should We Let Haters Speak?: The First Amendment Right to Offend To put to bluntly, if you don’t like free speech, you’re probably not a fan of liberal democracy and … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- George Zornick- “Lets Just Get Rid of The Hyde Amendment”: Pro-Choice is Not Choosing Others to Pay For Your Choices

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I going to get to The Hyde Amendment and why I support that and why I’m against public funding for abortions. But I also want to use this opportunity to … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Bert Neuborne- The First Amendment As We Know it Today Didn’t Exist Until The 1960s

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I guess my question for Bert Neuborne who wrote this piece over at Salon would be did our First Amendment as we at least know it today didn’t exist until … Continue reading

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Moyers and Company: Harvey J. Kaye: Fighting For The Four Freedoms

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Even though I think I know what the so-called progressive idea of freedom is today, I would like to hear it from them. And better yet someone who a true … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Michael Burstein- “We Need a New Constitution”: What American Liberal Democracy Really Needs

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Michael Burstein’s amendments, or even new United States Constitution was not as radical or social democratic as I was expecting. I perhaps was expecting to see proposals that would move America … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Thom Hartmann & Michael Medved Debating the Role of Government in America

Source: Thom Hartmann: The Great Debate- Thom Hartmann vs Michael Medved You ask the question’s what’s the role of government and you’ll get many different answers across the political spectrum in America. From Socialists who want government to do almost everything. … Continue reading

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