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‘Dissent’ Makes Liberals Loopy

Greg1084 Wrote: Jul 25, 2012 7:07 AM
Notice how all of those "Dissent is the highest form of patriotism" bumper stickers disappeared when the commie got elected? Left-wing MFing hypocrites. They don't really give a darn about dissent, and I bet this Cockless guy was no different.

Katrina vandenHeuvel @KatrinaNation

Alexander Cockburn,longtime Nation columnist, radical journalist, unwavering voice of dissent,RIP, 1941-2012.

So I’m laying in bed checking Twitter, and the above comes across. I didn’t know Mr. Cockburn, and I wish his family the best in their time of healing.

But what struck me about this is the “unwavering voice of dissent” part. I think this is what gets liberals off on the wrong track a lot.

Let me be clear: As Americans, we have the right – and sometimes the duty – to dissent. And all of us do this duty at some...