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Response to Douglas Carpenter (Reply #37)

Thu Jun 27, 2013, 10:04 PM

41. we liberals have had our hands in some terrible things

McCarthyism was before my time but I think everyone was kinda complicit in that for a bit until even Ike (liberal by todays standards) had enough and shut the mofo down when he went after the Army.

We liberals had a big part in starting the Vietnam War but also stopping it when conservatives wanted it to continue, and we got Civil Rights done in between. We have fought for equal rights for women, gays and everyone..sometimes too slowly, but alone when nobody else would. I proudly call myself an American liberal Democrat, or progressive is fine.

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