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20 Of The Most Embarrassing Moments In The History Of The Democrat Party

obmug Wrote: Feb 24, 2013 5:22 PM
Good point for further discussion. Am I dreaming, or have fairly recent revelations into the doings of J and RFK disclosed that the "crisis" was somewhat overblown and hijacked by a fawning media??.........I'm referring to what appears to be factual evidence that a "solution" to the crisis had coordinated in advance with top levels of Soviet leadership and was kept under wraps until it could produce the most dramatic impact.

For example, one will virtually never hear that the Palmer Raids, Prohibition, or American eugenics were thoroughly progressive phenomena. These are sins America itself must atone for. Meanwhile, real or alleged “conservative” misdeeds — say McCarthyism — are always the exclusive fault of conservatives and a sign of the policies they would repeat if given power. The only culpable mistake that liberals make is failing to fight “hard enough” for their principles. Liberals are never responsible for historic misdeeds because they feel no compulsion to defend the inherent goodness of America. Conservatives, meanwhile, not only take the blame for...