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Starbucks, The Tech Sector, And The State Of American "Progressivism"

Independent in Texas Wrote: Aug 12, 2012 9:01 AM
No, progressivism "began" when the CPUSA's predecessor used it to hide their communist ties.
Jay Wye Wrote: Aug 12, 2012 10:44 AM
"progressives" began in the early 1900's. Fabian Society.
they've been working against America for a really LONG itme.
Demosthenes5 Wrote: Aug 12, 2012 9:37 AM
Exactly: David Horowitz talks about this matter in his autobiography "Radical Son."

Something exciting just happened in San Francisco. And it should pose an intellectual challenge for those who call themselves “progressives.”

Starbucks, the Seattle-based coffee beverage giant, announced that they will soon allow mobile telephone purchases in their stores. Get the new app from San Francisco-based Square, Inc. on your smart phone, order your drinks in the store, and – presto! - pay the bill with your iPhone or Android.

Along with this new approach to sales, Starbucks is also investing $25 million in Square Inc., and Starbucks C.E.O. Howard Schultz (a bona fide “food and beverage revolutionary”) will soon join Square’s...