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NY Times Continues Its Crusade For Democratic Socialism: ‘Has Elevated…Public Debate’

January 19, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times has been on a kick to normalize and mainstream the Democratic Socialists of America, and the crusade continued in Thursday’s edition with a long flattering half-page profile of Lee Carter, a socialist who represents Manassas, Virginia, in the state House of Delegates. Reporter Farah Stockman’s story “Challenge […]

NYT, Wash Post Promote ‘Ambitious’ Green New Deal, Minimize Criticism

January 18, 2019 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ The Green New Deal concept is the latest rage among progressives and the media that love them. In this case, that would include The Washington Post and New York Times. The Post’s promotions included bringing up the “smart” and “enormously popular” Green New Deal in at least 21 news or opinion […]

Tax Time! Media Defend Socialist Ocasio-Cortez’s 70% Tax Idea

January 11, 2019 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ If there’s one thing liberal media love, it’s the idea of raising taxes on the rich. It’s something they have in common with freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. As a self-identifying Democratic-Socialist, Ocasio-Cortez has plenty of expensive ideas for the government, including a Green New Deal she suggested paying for with […]

The Wacky “Green New Deal”

January 11, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Most of what has been said about the proposed Green New Deal (GND) has been pretty vague and very hyperbolic, but there are some specifics available. One of the holy texts at this point is a 36 page proposal from the Dataforprogress.org think tank. This report provides hundreds of specific […]

Don’t Be Fooled: Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’ Is Crammed With Socialist Goodies

January 11, 2019 by

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By Justin Haskins ~ An aide for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., says Warren supports Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s, D-N.Y., “Green New Deal,” further elevating the status of the plan at the highest levels of the Democratic Party. In expressing her support for the plan, Warren joins Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Cory Booker, D-N.J. The Green New Deal […]

Soft And Deferential To Democrats

January 10, 2019 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ The media have spent the last two years arrogantly proclaiming that they were the urgently needed public servants who would boldly challenge power and ask the tough questions. But does that boldness continue when the Democrats win some power back? It doesn’t look like it. Democrats can say […]

As Lefty Media Embrace 70% Top Tax Idea, Greenspan Warns It’s ‘Terrible’

January 9, 2019 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has many policy ambitions, among them she floated the idea of hiking the top tax rate to a whopping 70 percent to pay for a “Green New Deal.” Although a chorus of media liberals defended and even applauded the socialist’s “soak the rich” suggestion, some high-profile […]