June 25, 2011
The Liberal tea party?
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery then perhaps Tea Partiers should be flattered that the likes of Van Jones, former--or perhaps still--September 11 "truther" and former "green" czar or environmental official in President Barack Obama's (D) cabinet, is partnering with moveon.org to form a liberal tea party. To be called the American Dream Movement, so that Americans can find jobs, afford to go to college, retire with dignity, and secure a future for their children and their communities. Oh really? Well diligent, hard working Americans have been doing that for quite awhile but things have gotten worse under Jones' former boss. However, as Jones explained to Rachel Weiner of the Washington Post We think we can do what the tea party did," Jones said in an interview with The Fix. "They stepped forward under a common banner, and everybody took them seriously. Polls suggest there are more people out there who have a different view of the economy, but who have not stepped...(Read Full Post)