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The Nation's Top 'Progressives' - and Socialists and Communists

Kent9 Wrote: Jun 09, 2012 9:16 AM
Paul, No need to waste your breath "pleading" with Politically Correct Progressives (PC-Progs) to explain their ideology to you. The roots of their beliefs and attitudes are analyzed and revealed in Willing Accomplices: How KGB Covert Influence Agents Created Political Correctness, Obama's Political Platform, and Destroyed America. It's on Amazon. Willi Muenzenberg, a wily German, understood American "intellectuals" very well. As the KGB's mastermind behind the operation, he designed both the payload that his agents inserted into our culture, and also the attitude they created among the "intellectuals"--elite superiority over the "moron millions." The PC-Prog response: Admit Nothing. Deny Everything. Make Counter-accusations.
The left-leaning magazine The Nation has published a list of what it deems America’s all-time, most influential progressives. The list, which you can review for yourself , is very revealing.

For starters, it’s fascinating that The Nation leads with Eugene Debs at number 1. Debs was a socialist. It was 100 years ago this year, in 1912, that Debs ran for president on the Socialist Party ticket.

Today’s progressives get annoyed if you call them socialists. Well, why is a pure socialist the no. 1 “progressive” on The Nation 's...