Post Tagged with: "socialists in congress"

May 10, 2012 08:01

Allen West and His Critics

Liberals agree with communists on many key sympathies—workers’ rights, spreading and redistributing wealth, a narrow to non-existent income gap, an expansive central government offering a wide array of “free” government services, favoring the public sector over the private sector, class-based rhetoric (often demagoguery) toward the wealthy, progressively high tax rates. The differences are matters of degree, but they are crucial differences.

January 4, 2011 09:44

The ACLU’s untold Stalinist heritage

A May 23, 1931 letter in the archives signed by ACLU founder Roger Baldwin, written on ACLU stationery, to then American Communist Party Chairman William Z. Foster asking him to help ACLU Chairman Harry Ward with his then-upcoming trip to Stalin’s Russia.

September 20, 2010 05:36

Barbara Lee is a pro-socialist Democratic member of Congress

From her early twenties, Lee has been involved in Socialist activism. In the early 1970s she was a confidential aide to Black Panther Party “Minister of Defense”, Huey Newton.