Category Archives: Democrats

What is a Progressive?

The most absurd assertion in the media coverage of the 2016 Democratic presidential race—and that’s a high bar in a year where media coverage has been monumentally absurd—is the suggestion that Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have been arguing about … Continue reading

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Oklahoma: Dem voters vs Dem voters

Oklahoma ended The Blue in presidential races in 1948 and the civil rights era with the one exception of Lyndon B Johnson–partly because of JFK’s death but also because Oklahomans may have thought that he might oppose civil rights.  Boy … Continue reading

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Bernie Sanders, Nordic Capitalist

  Isn’t Sanders more of a Nordic Capitalist? The Nordic model “social democracy” refers to a set of policies for promoting economic security and opportunity within the framework of capitalism rather than a system to replace capitalism. Nordic Capitalism? That … Continue reading

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It is Now Clear Why Obama Recently Said He Had No ISIS Strategy.

Before going into wild opinionville on President Obama’s statement about not having a strategy, know that when he says there is no strategy there is a strategy.  Saying there is no strategy is most likely part of that strategy. “It … Continue reading

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“You can’t fix stupid.”

After a Democrat Meeting: I’m not sure who the man was referring to as stupid. I mentioned that it’s hard to get information about who is running, what their platform is and even what offices do what.  I was talking … Continue reading

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Frieda Deskin, Possible Conflict of Interrest

To those of you who are undecided or who do plan to vote for Frieda Deskin for the office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, I hope you will research a couple of issues that prevent me from supporting her. The … Continue reading

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Comanche County Democrats

MOVING AMERICA FORWARD Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. –Barack Obama REBUILDING MIDDLE CLASS SECURITY Putting … Continue reading

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