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Cornel West teams up with Ralph Nader in hopes of primarying Obama

From the Washington Post: Liberal activists and academics displeased with the Obama administration’s handling of several issues popular with progressives say they are seeking candidates willing to mount a primary challenge against President Obama next year.

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Re-rise of the Naderites: Glenn Greenwald’s third party dreamin’ **UPDATE: on Libertarianism

At a talk given the day after the 2010 election — one that was a disaster for Democrats — “progressive” writer and civil liberties lawyer Glenn Greenwald gave a talk at the University of Wisconsin, and expressed the hope that … Continue reading

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Quote of the day: Barney Frank vs. Ralph Nader

“Ralph gets to luxuriate in the purity of his irrelevance.” – Barney Frank responding to Nader’s critique of his bank regulatory reform bill, on “The Ed Show,” October 26th.

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