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IrateCitizen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-17-03 12:12 PM
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9. Thank you for the additional material on Jackson
I looked over it, and it doesn't paint him in a rosy picture. But, considering it comes from a site called "clarksphere", I still view it with a wary eye.

The editors of The Nation are not Democrats. They did not endorse Gore in 2000 and they do not want Democrats to win elections.

The editors and writers of The Nation are not Democratic Party loyalists. They are progressives and leftists. They have been as critical of the center-right shift of the Democratic Party as a whole as anyone over the past 10 years.

More than "wanting Democrats to win elections", they want them to stand up for progressive principles. While that may not seem like a worthy cause to you, it is to a progressive like myself.
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  -Wesley Clark's "High Noon" Moment (Katrina's Editor's Cut) IrateCitizen  Sep-17-03 11:52 AM   #0 
  - Katrina who supported Nader until the eleventh hour doesn't  Kahuna   Sep-17-03 11:54 AM   #1 
  - Ummm... did you READ the article?  IrateCitizen   Sep-17-03 11:58 AM   #2 
  - Sunday Bloody Sunday  slappypan   Sep-17-03 12:01 PM   #3 
  - Exactly.  Kahuna   Sep-17-03 12:04 PM   #4 
  - Well, Irate  CWebster   Sep-17-03 12:07 PM   #5 
  - Well?  Kahuna   Sep-17-03 12:08 PM   #7 
  - No. I couldn't get past her repeating some bullshit about..  Kahuna   Sep-17-03 12:07 PM   #6 
  - I fail to see her conclusion in the last 3 paragraphs as "sabotage"  IrateCitizen   Sep-17-03 12:16 PM   #10 
  - Thank you for the additional material on Jackson  IrateCitizen   Sep-17-03 12:12 PM   #9 
     - The fact remains  slappypan   Sep-17-03 12:20 PM   #11 
        - "The far Left", Irate!  CWebster   Sep-17-03 12:23 PM   #12 
        - The Constitution of the United States  slappypan   Sep-17-03 12:25 PM   #14 
        - I can guarantee you that The Nation will support the Dem in 2004.  IrateCitizen   Sep-17-03 12:25 PM   #13 
           - I hope you are correct.  slappypan   Sep-17-03 12:27 PM   #15 
              - Plain electoral strategy never has been, nor will be, their strength  IrateCitizen   Sep-17-03 12:30 PM   #17 
  - Kosovo was a big mess  StClone   Sep-17-03 12:10 PM   #8 
  - Obviously this IS going to be an issue for Clark that he will have to  nothingshocksmeanymore   Sep-17-03 12:28 PM   #16 

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