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In the week leading up to last Tuesday’s election the press was busy writing obituaries for the Republican Party. This continued even after Donald Trump’s “surprising” victory – which, like the 2008 bank-fraud crash, “nobody could have expected.” The pretense is that Trump saw what no other politician saw: that the economy has not recovered since 2008.

Democrats still seem amazed that voters are more concerned about economic conditions and resentment against Wall Street (no bankers jailed, few junk mortgages written down). It is a sign of their wrong path that party strategists are holding onto the same identity politics they have used since the 1960s to divide Americans into hyphenated special-interest groups.

Obviously, the bottom 95 Percent realize that their incomes and net worth have declined, not recovered. National Income and Federal Reserve statistics show that all growth has accrued to just 5 percent of the population. Hillary is said to have spent $1 billion on polling, TV advertising and high-salaried staff members, but managed not to foresee the political reaction to this polarization. She and her coterie ignored economic policy as soon as Bernie was shoved out of the way and his followers all but told to join a third party. Her campaign speech tried to convince voters that they were better off than they were eight years ago. They knew better!

So the question now is whether Donald Trump will really a maverick and shake up the Republican Party. There seems to be a fight going on for Donald’s soul – or at least the personnel he appoints to his cabinet. Thursday and Friday saw corporate lobbyists in the Republican leadership love-bombing him like the Moonies or Hari Krishna cults welcoming a new potential recruit. Will he simply surrender now and pass on the real work of government to the Republican apparatchiks?

The stock market thinks so! On Wednesday it soared almost by 300 points, and repeated this gain on Thursday, setting a DJIA record! Pharmaceuticals are way up, as higher drug prices loom for Medicaid and Medicare. Stocks of the pipelines and major environmental polluters are soaring, from oil and gas to coal, mining and forestry, expecting U.S. environmental leadership to be as dead under Trump as it was under Obama and his push for the TPP and TTIP (with its fines for any government daring to impose standards that cost these companies money). On the bright side, these “trade” agreements to enable corporations to block public laws protecting the environment, consumers and society at large are now presumably dead.

For now, personalities are policy. A problem with this is that anyone who runs for president is in it partly for applause. That was Carter’s weak point, leading him to cave into Democratic apparatchiks in 1974. It looks like Trump may be a similar susceptibility. He wants to be loved, and the Republican lobbyists are offering plenty of applause if only he will turn to them and break his campaign promises in the way that Obama did in 2008. It would undo his hope to be a great president and champion of the working class that was his image leading up to November 8.

 

The fight for the Democratic Party’s future (dare I say “soul”?)

In her Wednesday morning post mortem speech, Hillary made a bizarre request for young people (especially young women) to become politically active as Democrats after her own model. What made this so strange is that the Democratic National Committee has done everything it can to discourage millennials from running. There are few young candidates – except for corporate and Wall Street Republicans running as Blue Dog Democrats. The left has not been welcome in the party for a decade – unless it confines itself only to rhetoric and demagogy, not actual content. For Hillary’s DNC coterie the problem with millennials is that they are not shills for Wall Street. The treatment of Bernie Sanders is exemplary. The DNC threw down the gauntlet.

Instead of a love fest within the Democratic Party’s ranks, the blame game is burning. The Democrats raised a reported $182 million dollars running up to the election. But when Russ Feingold in Wisconsin and other candidates in Michigan, Minnesota and Pennsylvania asked for help. Hillary monopolized it all for TV ads, leaving these candidates in the lurch. The election seemed to be all about her, about personality and identity politics, not about the economic issues paramount in most voters’ minds.

Six months ago the polls showed her the $1 billion spent on data polling, TV ads and immense staff of sycophants to have been a vast exercise in GIGO. From May to June the Democratic National Committee (DNC) saw polls showing Bernie Sanders beating Trump, but Hillary losing. Did the Democratic leadership really prefer to lose with Hillary than win behind him and his social democratic reformers.

Hillary doesn’t learn. Over the weekend she claimed that her analysis showed that FBI director Comey’s reports “rais[ing] doubts that were groundless, baseless,” stopped her momentum. This was on a par with the New York Times analysis that had showed her with an 84 percent probability of winning last Tuesday. She still hasn’t admitted that here analysis was inaccurate.

What is the Democratic Party’s former constituency of labor and progressive reformers to do? Are they to stand by and let the party be captured in Hillary’s wake by Robert Rubin’s Goldman Sachs-Citigroup gang that backed her and Obama?

If the party is to be recaptured, now is the moment to move. The 2016 election sounded the death knell for identity politics. Its aim was to persuade voters not to think of their identity in economic terms, but to think of themselves as women or as racial and ethnic groups first and foremost, not as having common economic interests. This strategy to distract voters from economic policies has obviously failed.

It did not work with women. In Florida, only 51 percent of white women are estimated to have voted for Hillary. It didn’t even work very well in ethnic Hispanic precincts. They too were more concerned about their own job opportunities.

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The ethnic card did work with the blacks (although not so strongly; fewer blacks voted for Hillary than had showed up for Obama). Under the Obama administration for the past eight years, blacks have done worse in terms of income and net worth than any other grouping, according to the Federal Reserve Board’s statistics. But black voters were distracted from their economic interests by the Democrats’ ethnic-identity politics.

This election showed that voters have a sense of when they’re being lied to. After eight years of Obama’s demagogy, pretending to support the people but delivering his constituency to his financial backers on Wall Street. “Identity politics” has given way to the stronger force of economic distress. Mobilizing identity politics behind a Wall Street program will no longer work.

If we are indeed experiencing a revival of economic class consciousness, who should lead the fight to clean up the Democratic Party Wall Street leadership? Will it be the Wall Street wing, or can Bernie and perhaps Elizabeth Warren make their move?

There is only one way to rescue the Democrats from the Clintons and Rubin’s gang. That is to save the Democratic Party from being tarred irreversibly as the party of Wall Street and neocon brinkmanship. It is necessary to tell the Clintons and the Rubin gang from Wall Street to leave now. And take Evan Bayh with them.

 

The danger of not taking this opportunity to clean out the party now

The Democratic Party can save itself only by focusing on economic issues – in a way that reverses its neoliberal stance under Obama, and indeed going back to Bill Clinton’s pro-Wall Street administration. The Democrats need to do what Britain’s Labour Party did by cleaning out Tony Blair’s Thatcherites. As Paul Craig Roberts wrote over the weekend: “Change cannot occur if the displaced ruling class is left intact after a revolution against them. We have proof of this throughout South America. Every revolution by the indigenous people has left unmolested the Spanish ruling class, and every revolution has been overthrown by collusion between the ruling class and Washington.”[1]Paul Craig Roberts, “The Anti-Trump Protesters Are Tools of the Oligarchy,” November 11, 2016. Otherwise the Democrats will be left as an empty shell.

Now is the time for Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and the few other progressives who have not been kept out of office by the DNC to make their move and appoint their own nominees to the DNC. If they fail, the Democratic Party is dead.

An indication of how hard the present Democratic Party leadership will fight against this change of allegiance is reflected in their long fight against Bernie Sanders and other progressives going back to Dennis Kucinich. The past five days of MoveOn demonstrations sponsored by Hillary’s backer George Soros may be an attempt to preempt the expected push by Bernie’s supporters, by backing Howard Dean for head of the DNC while organizing groups to be called on for what may be an American “Maidan Spring.”

Perhaps some leading Democrats preferred to lose with their Wall Street candidate Hillary than win with a reformer who would have edged them out of their right-wing positions. But the main problem was hubris. Hillary’s coterie thought they could make their own reality. They believed that hundreds of millions of dollars of TV and other advertising could sway voters. But eight years of Obama’s rescue of Wall Street instead of the economy was enough for most voters to see how deceptive his promises had been. And they distrusted Hillary’s pretended embrace of Bernie’s opposition to TPP.

The Rust Belt swing states that shifted away from backing Obama for the last two terms are not racist states. They voted for Obama twice, after all. But seeing his support Wall Street, they had lost faith in her credibility – and were won by Bernie in his primaries against Hillary.

Donald Trump is thus Obama’s legacy. Last week’s vote was a backlash. Hillary thought that getting Barack and Michelle Obama to campaign as her surrogates would help, but it turned out to be the kiss of death. Obama egged her on by urging voters to “save his legacy” by supporting her as his Third Term. But voters did not want his legacy of giveaways to the banks, the pharmaceutical and health-insurance monopolies.

Most of all, it was Hillary’s asking voters to ignore her economic loyalty to Wall Street simply to elect a woman, and her McCarthy-like accusations that Trump was “Putin’s candidate” (duly echoed by Paul Krugman). On Wednesday, Obama’s former Ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul tweeted that “Putin intervened in our elections and succeeded.” It was as if the Republicans and even the FBI were a kind of fifth column for the KGB. Her receptiveness to cutting back Social Security and steering wage withholding into the stock market did not help – especially her hedge fund campaign contributors. Compulsory health-insurance fees continue to rise for healthy young people rise as the main profit center that Obamacare has offered the health-insurance monopoly.

The anti-Trump rallies mobilized by George Soros and MoveOn look like a preemptive attempt to capture the potential socialist left for the old Clinton divide-and-conquer strategy. The group was defeated five years ago when it tried to capture Occupy Wall Street to make it part of the Democratic Party. It’s attempt to make a comeback right now should be heard as an urgent call to Bernie’s supporters and other “real” Democrats that they need to create an alternative pretty quickly so as not to let “socialism” be captured by the Soros and his apparatchiks carried over from the Clinton campaign.

[1] Paul Craig Roberts, “The Anti-Trump Protesters Are Tools of the Oligarchy,” November 11, 2016.

 
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  1. “It looks like Trump may be a similar susceptibility. He wants to be loved, and the Republican lobbyists are offering plenty of applause …”
    So far we have seen no evidence that Pres. Trump “wants to be loved.” On the contrary he appears to do very well when he is attacked, despised and ridiculed.
    If you watched 60 minutes last night for their interview with Pres. Trump, there was no evidence of wavering or of allowing himself to be butt kissed by the failures from previous administrations. He may indeed use them but they will not use him. There was a lot of evidence that the USA has elected a thoughtful, intelligent and successful man who is not beholden to any of the usual suspects. Soros and the Clinton’s attempts at pre-emption are risible. The boomer’s grandkids are triggered. Whoopde damn do.

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    • Agree: Ace
    • Replies: @Rehmat
    Of course American love Donald Trump - why else they elected him their next president. American women in bikinis love Trump more than those up-tight oligarchs at the Wall Street.

    Even tens of millions of Israelis, French, Indians love Trump. Didn't to watched Trump's TV ad in which he says: I LOVE INDIA. I LOVE HINDUS?

    Didn't Benjamin Netanyahu in his congratulation message declared Trump: A TRUE FRIEND OF ISRAEL?

    Even Barack Obama's step-brother Malik Obama supported Trump.

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/10/20/obamas-pro-hamas-brother-supports-trump/
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  2. Now is the time for Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and the few other progressives …

    a/k/a Old White People.

    Sorry Mr. Hudson but black, Latino and Arab street warriors prefer their socialism nationalist, like everybody else. And they’re frankly not all that fond of Jews and white women who don’t sleep with them.

    The Democratic Party party is about to get started.

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  3. Anon says:     Show CommentNext New Comment

    —-Over the weekend she claimed that her analysis showed that FBI director Comey’s reports “rais[ing] doubts that were groundless, baseless,” stopped her momentum.—-

    She overlooks the fact that she only had a campaign because FBI went easy on her and didn’t recommend an indictment.

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    “Every revolution by the indigenous people has left unmolested the Spanish ruling class, and every revolution has been overthrown by collusion between the ruling class and Washington.”

    Well, that may be, but even if the indiginos were to kill every Conqui(conquistador-american), a new indigino elite will rise that is opressive and exploitative.

    Look at black African nations. Zimbabwe is nearly white-free, but Mugabe and his gang run the country like their fiefdom.

    A new boss class always rises to the top again.

    This becomes more problematic with diversity cuz the Top often look different from the bottom.

    Chinese in SE Asian nations have ‘too much’ in the eyes of the natives.

    “The Rust Belt swing states that shifted away from backing Obama for the last two terms are not racist states.”

    I’m the only true race-ist.

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  5. The democratic party is the party of racism, hate, violence, the KKK, anti-amerikanism, open borders, socialism, fascism, and millions of stupid people. It should just change its name to the amerikan communist party. It isn’t fooling anyone with half a brain anymore.

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  6. Ah the Party of angry Women and Iffy Men is on the ropes as they should be. Bedazzled by the Crooked Clinton flash it looks like the big bus is heading for the ditch all right. We’re not racist, we don’t hate anyone except the Rich, we just want our Country to work for us instead of Wall St. for a change. We also want to have a revolution and Burn down the mansions with their 1% owners inside. It happened in France and it will happen here. The Democrats certainly won’t stop it.

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    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar

    ...it looks like the big bus is heading for the ditch all right.
     
    Or alt-right.
  7. Focusing merely on economic issues in the political sphere is a sort of “white privilege” that the United States can no longer enjoy. Until a massive amount of work getting rid of the “diversity” of this nation is done, identity politics is here to stay.

    Bernie proved himself to be helplessly naive. He handed over his microphone to those Soros paid black harpies despite all the work he personally did in the civil rights movement because he believes in the sanctification of ignorant victimology that has become core to the coalition of the fringes. Straight white men like him are deemed the enemy by the Democratic party, and he accepted that label without protest.

    He said the game was rigged. His assertion was proved by Wikileaks. However, when the rigged game handed the victory to Hillary, he lost his nerve and endorsed her, destroying his own credibility. Bernie cucked out!

    Good luck to you in rebuilding the Democratic party, but it is going to be rebuilt without many whites, especially white men, as members… and that has implications for your hopes for more reasoned argument and a change in “enemy” designations from whites to elites.

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  8. Anonymous says:     Show CommentNext New Comment

    What about Goldman Sachs?
    Isn’t it time for them to leave too?

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    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar

    What about Goldman Sachs?
    Isn’t it time for them to leave too?
     
    George Soros's own citizenship should be reviewed. Naturalizing him was a mistake. Take Rupert Murdoch as well. He supported gun confiscation in Australia. Whoever thought these guys would assimilate?
  9. I would agree that it is time to split the Democratic party. Those who care about their nation can forge a new party that is free of corruption. Either that or the pro-corporate Democrats need to be purged.

    The Democrats are not so much a political party out to improve the living standards of Americans as much as they are an institution captured by special interests. In so many ways, they are enabling the very rent seekers that Mr. Hudson has astutely called out throughout his career.

    Clinton lost because she treated Bernie supporters and working class whites with naked contempt. Frankly, she got what she deserved.

    Ultimately, economics is more important than anything else. Clinton had nothing to offer but more of the same and arguably worse, as she was more warlike that Obama.

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  10. Well, it’s up to Bernie. Only a fellow Tribesman can criticize a Tribal Chief like Soros and get away with it. No point in non-Tribals even discussing the question. Either Bernie has the guts or he doesn’t.

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  11. Both the MSM and the Democratic Party are whimpering like a dog chained to a tree during a rainstorm, wondering what in the Hell happened, gnashing their teeth and wailing, “Who is this electorate?”

    This electorate are the ones whose sons and daughters you’ve been sending off to fight and die in the ME and Africa in nations that were NO threat to the USA, but which Wall Street wanted to loot and Israel wanted destroyed.

    This electorate are the ones who you abandoned to the Wall Street wolf pack, who tore into us like a lost lamb.

    This electorate are the ones who saw thru the MSM lies, BS, fear mongering, propaganda and disinfo you pushed into our veins, but instead of becoming fear junkies, we turned to alternative news sources and blogs.

    The Democratic Party needs to seriously reform, or get tossed on the trash heap of history. No one, except those who’ve sucked the lifeblood out of the party, will miss them

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  12. The 2016 election sounded the death knell for identity politics. Its aim was to persuade voters not to think of their identity in economic terms, but to think of themselves as women or as racial and ethnic groups first and foremost, not as having common economic interests. This strategy to distract voters from economic policies has obviously failed.

    Economics trumps Identity politics. They should have looked at the old Soviet Union – where the public was much more interested in making money than being Good Communists.

    So, following this line, Sanders style traditional class-war leftism probably isn’t going anywhere either.

    Maybe, the only thing you can say, is that the Establishment (both Democratic and Republican) has been badly damaged after their Identity Politics shield failed, and it looks impossible for them to recuperate their former power.

    Their best option would probably be to deal with Trump – since he’s still the relatively friendly face of forces that could potentially destroy them like the “Ancien Régime” after the French Revolution.

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  13. @CK
    "It looks like Trump may be a similar susceptibility. He wants to be loved, and the Republican lobbyists are offering plenty of applause ..."
    So far we have seen no evidence that Pres. Trump "wants to be loved." On the contrary he appears to do very well when he is attacked, despised and ridiculed.
    If you watched 60 minutes last night for their interview with Pres. Trump, there was no evidence of wavering or of allowing himself to be butt kissed by the failures from previous administrations. He may indeed use them but they will not use him. There was a lot of evidence that the USA has elected a thoughtful, intelligent and successful man who is not beholden to any of the usual suspects. Soros and the Clinton's attempts at pre-emption are risible. The boomer's grandkids are triggered. Whoopde damn do.

    Of course American love Donald Trump – why else they elected him their next president. American women in bikinis love Trump more than those up-tight oligarchs at the Wall Street.

    Even tens of millions of Israelis, French, Indians love Trump. Didn’t to watched Trump’s TV ad in which he says: I LOVE INDIA. I LOVE HINDUS?

    Didn’t Benjamin Netanyahu in his congratulation message declared Trump: A TRUE FRIEND OF ISRAEL?

    Even Barack Obama’s step-brother Malik Obama supported Trump.

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/10/20/obamas-pro-hamas-brother-supports-trump/

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    • Replies: @CK
    People like him; that fact does not impinge on whether he "needs to be liked."
    People will attempt to fawn over him and slather him with the unctuous oil of sycophancy;
    it won't work. He is not a young fool not yet formed and never tested. Trump has said his first priority is the USA. America first. Make America Great Again. He will probably continue to assist Israel; but they will have to do with being second place in his plans not first.
    And it appears you do not truly appreciate that young desirable women want men they can't have. The "up-tight oligarchs" at Gollum Sucks get as much tail as any other powerful well endowed ( with assets ) man wants. The wives and mistresses of rich men are rarely dogs.
  14. The political party referred to as the Democrats has become entirely irrelevant going forward. Dump the pandering to minorities who will be remaining minorities after this election, dump the social justice bleating and the rest of the holier-than-thou posturing that enrages normal folks, dump the fantasy that “education” in absurd and utterly impractical subjects should be “free”, dump the anti-white hostility that was a major factor in your defeat.

    Embrace the populist programs of yore, abandon the alliance with Wall St. Fight for restoring national monetary sovereignty and putting an end to debt-based currency, the one position where Trump hasn’t already trumped you and the one position that might catch the attention of Joe and Jane Six-Pack, those “deplorables” (that phrase was the kiss of death for HRC) who are now looking elsewhere for the protection of their interests.

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  15. I agree with Mr. Hudson that economic anxiety was important in this election. But I think he is dead wrong if he thinks race did not play a role in this election.

    Blacks and Hispanics vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. This cat is out of the bag.

    While there are still millions of deluded white voters who pretend that the monolithic voting patterns of Blacks, Hispanics and Jews are not a manifestation of tribalism (think cucks and the good-white liberals), white people are starting to wake up to the reality that they have racial interests as well and they better start fighting for those interests.

    A racial consciousness is stirring in white people. It is forbidden by the great and the good, and a mark of poor moral character as adjudged by our superiors, but it had to happen if the historic American nation had any chance to survive. This awareness is what gave Trump the presidency.

    I believe that if Trump had lost this election, the Republic could not have been saved and the future of America was secession or a leftist police state with all that this entails. Now I have some hope that the Republic can be saved. But the war is not to win the hearts and minds of the Hispanics, Blacks, and Jews. It is to make the good whites realize that they also have racial interests that are legitimate.

    It did not have to be this way. But it is this way now.

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    • Agree: BenKenobi
    • Replies: @Daniel Chieh
    " Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party."

    Why are they voting?
    , @dfordoom

    Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party.
     
    Although Orthodox Jews apparently voted overwhelmingly for Trump. Orthodox Jews being the ones who actually follow the Jewish religion.
  16. Break Up the Democratic Party
    It’s Time for the Clintons, Rubin to Go – and Soros too

    Better yet, Break up big government. Who the flip needs 3 or 4 levels of the fraud anyway? Does any other nation pay taxes to city, county, state and federal extortion rackets? It’s time to say sayonora to the leviathan.

    57.2. How do I know that it is so? By these facts:—In the kingdom the multiplication of prohibitive enactments increases the poverty of the people … the more display there is of legislation, the more thieves and robbers there are.”

    Lao Tzu, The Sacred Books of China. The Texts of Taoism. Part I: The Tao Teh King. The Writings of Kwang Ze Books I-XVII [1879]

    The fight for the Democratic Party’s future (dare I say “soul”?)

    Soul? No politician ever had one.

    “For who can be so tolerant of this monstrous city, who so iron of soul, as to contain himself …?”

    Juvenal, SATIRE I, ~ 100AD
    DIFFICILE EST SATURAM NON SCRIBERE

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  17. ‘… That was Carter’s weak point, leading him to cave into Democratic apparatchiks in 1974…’

    Lines like this is why I love reading Unz.com ‘experts’.

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    • Replies: @Alden
    Carter was an unknown Georgia governor plucked out of obscurity by the Trilateral Commission, the Bohemian Club and DNC operatives. I was good friends with a member of The Bohemian Club and Treasurer of the Democratic national party at the time.

    He told me in 1972 before any primaries that Jimmy Carter would be the Democratic nominee.

    Carter did exactly what he was told.
  18. @Renoman
    Ah the Party of angry Women and Iffy Men is on the ropes as they should be. Bedazzled by the Crooked Clinton flash it looks like the big bus is heading for the ditch all right. We're not racist, we don't hate anyone except the Rich, we just want our Country to work for us instead of Wall St. for a change. We also want to have a revolution and Burn down the mansions with their 1% owners inside. It happened in France and it will happen here. The Democrats certainly won't stop it.

    …it looks like the big bus is heading for the ditch all right.

    Or alt-right.

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  19. They voted for Obama twice, after all. But seeing his support Wall Street, they had lost faith in her credibility – and were won by Bernie in his primaries against Hillary.

    Bernie was a white-people’s thing. (Just like Obama’s tech support team, minus the Asians.)

    You’d think blacks would be even more against the bankers, seeing as how poor they are. But they gave Bernie the same cold shoulder in the primaries that they gave Hillary in 2008, and reaffirmed their newfound Hillary support in November. (Hint to black voters: there are more than two parties on the ballot. You are free to vote for one of the others, too.)

    Also, no one is hurt more by Latin American immigration, legal or illegal, than Mexican Americans are. That doesn’t show up at the polls, unless you count Trump’s non-collapse among “Latinx” voters.

    Identity politics is nothing new. Upstate New Yorker Franklin Roosevelt lost fifty or so of his neighbors’ counties four times, against weak opponents. (Seven times, if you count all his statewide elections.) Most of those counties were hardscrabble farmland, but the poor there hated him as much as the patroons did. He was the traitor to his region as well as his class. Maybe that’s why Trump bombed in his own city!

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  20. @Anonymous
    What about Goldman Sachs?
    Isn't it time for them to leave too?

    What about Goldman Sachs?
    Isn’t it time for them to leave too?

    George Soros’s own citizenship should be reviewed. Naturalizing him was a mistake. Take Rupert Murdoch as well. He supported gun confiscation in Australia. Whoever thought these guys would assimilate?

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    • Replies: @Alden
    George is a retired in place frontman. he has 2 healthy middle aged sons who do the real work. Repeal their anchor baby status.

    Soros and Abe Foxman are excellent arguments for no immigration ever ever ever.
  21. Hmmmm….who supports the vile loathsome Ds? Welfare scum, pedophiles, fags, lezzies, trannies, negroes, vismins (visible minorities), jooies, commies, socialists, traitors, single females, disability cheats, foodstampers, pedagogues, govt employees, shyster lawyers, flaming liberals, illegal aliens, criminals, and probably most cannibals. Leave anyone out?

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    • Replies: @jacques sheete
    Hollywood bozos, corporate media morons, Hillary's Wall Street supporters, and "collitch" grads and profs are a few more for the list.

    Then there's the fact that there ain't much difference between parties.


    “In 1956, I shall not go to the polls. I have not registered. I believe that democracy has so far disappeared in the United States that no "two evils" exist. There is but one evil party with two names, and it will be elected despite all I can do or say.“
    -W.E.B. Dubois, Why I Won't Vote,
    The Nation, 20 October 1956 http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/45a/298.html
     
    , @Ace
    Actors and feminists. Feminists might be redundant given the overlap there with the cannibal category.
    , @Steve
    Lockheed Martin, BAE Systems, Raytheon, Citibank, Goldman, GM, Berkshire, American Express, etc, etc all the welfare queens in Big Defense who make their home and car payments from Pentagon Welfare, all the drug pushers in big pharm.

    Did you leave anyone out? Yes, you'd didn't include the Republicans, who are variously better Democrats then the actual Democrats, until the Democrats out do the Republicans from time to time. Who's a welfare recipient and which parties needs to be broken up?
    , @edNels
    Nice list of bastards there, but what do you mean by: who supports the vile loathsome Ds?

    does that mean D's, as in Democrats? Or something else... Ds, what is a Ds? nsa dummas!
  22. No, it’s not time for them to go. It is what they really are. It was time for the cucks to be expelled from the Republican Party, and that process is underway. There is no root for the Democrat Party left to be replanted that is not weed.

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    You got the Progileged or the privileged progs. Or maybe they should be called Probs, or prog snobs. Or Progeoisie.

    Then you got the Proglodytes, the progs without job prospects but huge college debts.

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  24. @nsa
    Hmmmm....who supports the vile loathsome Ds? Welfare scum, pedophiles, fags, lezzies, trannies, negroes, vismins (visible minorities), jooies, commies, socialists, traitors, single females, disability cheats, foodstampers, pedagogues, govt employees, shyster lawyers, flaming liberals, illegal aliens, criminals, and probably most cannibals. Leave anyone out?

    Hollywood bozos, corporate media morons, Hillary’s Wall Street supporters, and “collitch” grads and profs are a few more for the list.

    Then there’s the fact that there ain’t much difference between parties.

    “In 1956, I shall not go to the polls. I have not registered. I believe that democracy has so far disappeared in the United States that no “two evils” exist. There is but one evil party with two names, and it will be elected despite all I can do or say.“
    -W.E.B. Dubois, Why I Won’t Vote,
    The Nation, 20 October 1956 http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/45a/298.html

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    • Replies: @Ace
    W.E.B. would have hot footed it to the polls if a commie had been on the ticket, jacques! His heart would have swelled with joy.

    He wasn't upset about a flawed or fake democracy. He wanted to bring in the boys who would get rid of it permanent-like.
  25. Perhaps some leading Democrats preferred to lose with their Wall Street candidate Hillary than win with a reformer who would have edged them out of their right-wing positions.

    That’s what I always think about some leading Democrats — them right-wingers!

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    For a Marxist, everybody to the right of Trotsky is a fascist.
  26. @jacques sheete
    Hollywood bozos, corporate media morons, Hillary's Wall Street supporters, and "collitch" grads and profs are a few more for the list.

    Then there's the fact that there ain't much difference between parties.


    “In 1956, I shall not go to the polls. I have not registered. I believe that democracy has so far disappeared in the United States that no "two evils" exist. There is but one evil party with two names, and it will be elected despite all I can do or say.“
    -W.E.B. Dubois, Why I Won't Vote,
    The Nation, 20 October 1956 http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/45a/298.html
     

    W.E.B. would have hot footed it to the polls if a commie had been on the ticket, jacques! His heart would have swelled with joy.

    He wasn’t upset about a flawed or fake democracy. He wanted to bring in the boys who would get rid of it permanent-like.

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  27. @nsa
    Hmmmm....who supports the vile loathsome Ds? Welfare scum, pedophiles, fags, lezzies, trannies, negroes, vismins (visible minorities), jooies, commies, socialists, traitors, single females, disability cheats, foodstampers, pedagogues, govt employees, shyster lawyers, flaming liberals, illegal aliens, criminals, and probably most cannibals. Leave anyone out?

    Actors and feminists. Feminists might be redundant given the overlap there with the cannibal category.

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  28. The Republican party is not the friend of Whites. But the Democratic party is the enemy of Whites and a very powerful enemy at that. The Democrats have done enormous damage to us since Johnson became President.

    So why should any White person care about the Democrats? They hate us. That’s all I need to know This is just another piece of pompous punditry.

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  29. @Reg Cæsar

    What about Goldman Sachs?
    Isn’t it time for them to leave too?
     
    George Soros's own citizenship should be reviewed. Naturalizing him was a mistake. Take Rupert Murdoch as well. He supported gun confiscation in Australia. Whoever thought these guys would assimilate?

    George is a retired in place frontman. he has 2 healthy middle aged sons who do the real work. Repeal their anchor baby status.

    Soros and Abe Foxman are excellent arguments for no immigration ever ever ever.

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  30. When DeomonCracks brought anti-Christian elements into their party they lost their ability to make any moral arguments. Minus Christianity, cash is king.
    Hence they lost.
    And they will continue to do so as long as they oppose the only relevant moral force that exists in the West.

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  31. @anony-mouse
    '... That was Carter’s weak point, leading him to cave into Democratic apparatchiks in 1974...'

    Lines like this is why I love reading Unz.com 'experts'.

    Carter was an unknown Georgia governor plucked out of obscurity by the Trilateral Commission, the Bohemian Club and DNC operatives. I was good friends with a member of The Bohemian Club and Treasurer of the Democratic national party at the time.

    He told me in 1972 before any primaries that Jimmy Carter would be the Democratic nominee.

    Carter did exactly what he was told.

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    But why DNC after Carter introduced super-delegates in their primaries supposedly to prevent appearance of people from nowhere like Carter?
  32. I don’t think identity politics is finished. It’s what the young have feasted on in their schools and entertainment all their lives. A fitting consequence of the Sixties. The “educators” who came out of the student uprisings are receiving their just recompense. And so called adults who raised these kids without any moral compass save their own selfish feelings have only themselves to blame. But of course they will blame the culture, racism, sexism, or any other ism which they believe gets them off the hook.

    The sooner people realize the electoral process is a sham designed to foster the illusion that they have some voice in their government the better. I hope both parties self destruct.

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  33. @lavoisier
    I agree with Mr. Hudson that economic anxiety was important in this election. But I think he is dead wrong if he thinks race did not play a role in this election.

    Blacks and Hispanics vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. This cat is out of the bag.

    While there are still millions of deluded white voters who pretend that the monolithic voting patterns of Blacks, Hispanics and Jews are not a manifestation of tribalism (think cucks and the good-white liberals), white people are starting to wake up to the reality that they have racial interests as well and they better start fighting for those interests.

    A racial consciousness is stirring in white people. It is forbidden by the great and the good, and a mark of poor moral character as adjudged by our superiors, but it had to happen if the historic American nation had any chance to survive. This awareness is what gave Trump the presidency.

    I believe that if Trump had lost this election, the Republic could not have been saved and the future of America was secession or a leftist police state with all that this entails. Now I have some hope that the Republic can be saved. But the war is not to win the hearts and minds of the Hispanics, Blacks, and Jews. It is to make the good whites realize that they also have racial interests that are legitimate.

    It did not have to be this way. But it is this way now.

    ” Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party.”

    Why are they voting?

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    Because urban political machines turn a blind eye, in furtherance of their own political interests.
  34. @lavoisier
    I agree with Mr. Hudson that economic anxiety was important in this election. But I think he is dead wrong if he thinks race did not play a role in this election.

    Blacks and Hispanics vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party. This cat is out of the bag.

    While there are still millions of deluded white voters who pretend that the monolithic voting patterns of Blacks, Hispanics and Jews are not a manifestation of tribalism (think cucks and the good-white liberals), white people are starting to wake up to the reality that they have racial interests as well and they better start fighting for those interests.

    A racial consciousness is stirring in white people. It is forbidden by the great and the good, and a mark of poor moral character as adjudged by our superiors, but it had to happen if the historic American nation had any chance to survive. This awareness is what gave Trump the presidency.

    I believe that if Trump had lost this election, the Republic could not have been saved and the future of America was secession or a leftist police state with all that this entails. Now I have some hope that the Republic can be saved. But the war is not to win the hearts and minds of the Hispanics, Blacks, and Jews. It is to make the good whites realize that they also have racial interests that are legitimate.

    It did not have to be this way. But it is this way now.

    Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party.

    Although Orthodox Jews apparently voted overwhelmingly for Trump. Orthodox Jews being the ones who actually follow the Jewish religion.

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    • Replies: @Alden
    71 percent of Jews voted for Clinton. That means Jews are overwhelmingly Democrats. I believe Jews voted more than 80 percent for Obama.

    The orthodox vote is too small to make a difference in the overall Jewish vote.
  35. to save the Democratic Party from being tarred irreversibly as the party of Wall Street and neocon brinkmanship

    There’s probably more chance of re-inventing the Republican Party as the party of the left. They’ve just discovered that playing the class card wins elections.

    The Democratic Party is the Billionaire Party. That isn’t going to change. They’re not going to give up all that lovely Wall Street money.

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  36. @Ace

    Perhaps some leading Democrats preferred to lose with their Wall Street candidate Hillary than win with a reformer who would have edged them out of their right-wing positions.
     
    That's what I always think about some leading Democrats -- them right-wingers!

    For a Marxist, everybody to the right of Trotsky is a fascist.

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    You're right. I forgot that wrinkle.

    Much leftist midnight oil gas been burned to further that idea but primarily to pound home the notion that National Socialism was right-wing. This to obscure their ultra-left nature and divert attention from the crimes of the left. The real payoff in my view.

    Charges of racism similarly are intended to suppress the truth of any analysis of minority behavior and divert.

    dfordoom, above, has the right idea - rectification of names.
  37. @Alden
    The Republican party is not the friend of Whites. But the Democratic party is the enemy of Whites and a very powerful enemy at that. The Democrats have done enormous damage to us since Johnson became President.

    So why should any White person care about the Democrats? They hate us. That's all I need to know This is just another piece of pompous punditry.

    Some white people are Marxists.

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  38. @Daniel Chieh
    " Illegal voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party."

    Why are they voting?

    Because urban political machines turn a blind eye, in furtherance of their own political interests.

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  39. @Hibernian
    For a Marxist, everybody to the right of Trotsky is a fascist.

    You’re right. I forgot that wrinkle.

    Much leftist midnight oil gas been burned to further that idea but primarily to pound home the notion that National Socialism was right-wing. This to obscure their ultra-left nature and divert attention from the crimes of the left. The real payoff in my view.

    Charges of racism similarly are intended to suppress the truth of any analysis of minority behavior and divert.

    dfordoom, above, has the right idea – rectification of names.

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  40. @nsa
    Hmmmm....who supports the vile loathsome Ds? Welfare scum, pedophiles, fags, lezzies, trannies, negroes, vismins (visible minorities), jooies, commies, socialists, traitors, single females, disability cheats, foodstampers, pedagogues, govt employees, shyster lawyers, flaming liberals, illegal aliens, criminals, and probably most cannibals. Leave anyone out?

    Lockheed Martin, BAE Systems, Raytheon, Citibank, Goldman, GM, Berkshire, American Express, etc, etc all the welfare queens in Big Defense who make their home and car payments from Pentagon Welfare, all the drug pushers in big pharm.

    Did you leave anyone out? Yes, you’d didn’t include the Republicans, who are variously better Democrats then the actual Democrats, until the Democrats out do the Republicans from time to time. Who’s a welfare recipient and which parties needs to be broken up?

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  41. @Alden
    Carter was an unknown Georgia governor plucked out of obscurity by the Trilateral Commission, the Bohemian Club and DNC operatives. I was good friends with a member of The Bohemian Club and Treasurer of the Democratic national party at the time.

    He told me in 1972 before any primaries that Jimmy Carter would be the Democratic nominee.

    Carter did exactly what he was told.

    But why DNC after Carter introduced super-delegates in their primaries supposedly to prevent appearance of people from nowhere like Carter?

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    • Replies: @Alden
    My friend told me in early 1972 that Carter would be the democrat nominee. That was two and one half years before the summer of 1974 convention that nominated Carter.
  42. Let them tear down the party and rebuild it in Bernie’s image. Bernie’s vision of social democracy does not appeal to minorities, only a small segment of whites. That would ensure a right wing advance for generations to come. Scandinavia is not happening in the US.

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    • Replies: @E. A. Costa
    Actually Scandinavia didn't happen in Scandinavia either.
  43. @nsa
    Hmmmm....who supports the vile loathsome Ds? Welfare scum, pedophiles, fags, lezzies, trannies, negroes, vismins (visible minorities), jooies, commies, socialists, traitors, single females, disability cheats, foodstampers, pedagogues, govt employees, shyster lawyers, flaming liberals, illegal aliens, criminals, and probably most cannibals. Leave anyone out?

    Nice list of bastards there, but what do you mean by: who supports the vile loathsome Ds?

    does that mean D’s, as in Democrats? Or something else… Ds, what is a Ds? nsa dummas!

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  44. @Jason Liu
    Let them tear down the party and rebuild it in Bernie's image. Bernie's vision of social democracy does not appeal to minorities, only a small segment of whites. That would ensure a right wing advance for generations to come. Scandinavia is not happening in the US.

    Actually Scandinavia didn’t happen in Scandinavia either.

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  45. @utu
    But why DNC after Carter introduced super-delegates in their primaries supposedly to prevent appearance of people from nowhere like Carter?

    My friend told me in early 1972 that Carter would be the democrat nominee. That was two and one half years before the summer of 1974 convention that nominated Carter.

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  46. @dfordoom

    Jewish voters vote overwhelmingly for the Democratic party.
     
    Although Orthodox Jews apparently voted overwhelmingly for Trump. Orthodox Jews being the ones who actually follow the Jewish religion.

    71 percent of Jews voted for Clinton. That means Jews are overwhelmingly Democrats. I believe Jews voted more than 80 percent for Obama.

    The orthodox vote is too small to make a difference in the overall Jewish vote.

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    The orthodox vote is too small to make a difference in the overall Jewish vote.
     
    Of course it is. I was simply making the interesting point that the most religious Jews don't seem to be liberals and don't seem to like the Democrats.
  47. Trump is the best thing to happen to the Democrats – now the parties can swap roles. Something similar to good-cop, bad-cop. Democrats are excellent as the enabling underdogs.

    Liz Warren attacks with gusto now, no more fun with twitter, and the stooge hasn’t been sworn in yet. That’s right Liz, if it weren’t for the 100s of thousands you received from the securities and investment industry (you know “Wall Street”) you wouldn’t be in office either. Each time Israel needs to mow the grass for real estate, Liz Warren is there defending the genocide. Funny Hudson doesn’t mention these things.

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  48. The Democratic party was the party of slavery in 1861 and they’re the party of slavery now. The rich control all the money and import things from abroad while they get us peasants to do the holding down of the slaves. Just like slavery in the South they pay the slaves just enough to live off of. They tax us to make sure their slaves stay in place and periodically they import more to keep wages down

    Slavery was about money. It was re-framed by Whites as a race issue because they were ashamed of how they made the money.

    The Democratic party, the Left, thinks it’s all about racism, blah, blah, blah but it’s really about money. The Democrat party masters want slavery and the Republicans want free non slave labor. We’re told, over and over that the Republicans are stupid but it’s the Democrat masters that want slave labor. The SJW are idiots. They don’t have a clue. The only ones that do are the Jews and they, of course, make all the money while you peasants defend their slave deals so the Jews won’t call you racist or shall I say, call you Nigger like they used to do to poor Whites in the South.

    Back in the day the Democrat slave masters used to tell the poor Whites,”You don’t want to be a Nigger do you?” and they would fall right in line. No master we don’t want to be Niggers.

    Now the Democrat slave masters tell the SJW,”You don’t want to be a racist do you?” and they fall right in line. Anything to not be a racist. The whole time they’re flooding the country with aliens that don’t give a tinkers damn about the US. Good slaves that will pack 15 people in a trailer and work for just above food and clothing.

    They even had the gall to fire the guys who wear cartoon costumes at Disney and replace them with imported 401B alien workers. 401B is supposedly jobs for those with special skills that can’t be found in the US. Thank God they didn’t call the fired employees who wore those costumes racist yet. If they complain they will surely be racist.

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  49. @Rehmat
    Of course American love Donald Trump - why else they elected him their next president. American women in bikinis love Trump more than those up-tight oligarchs at the Wall Street.

    Even tens of millions of Israelis, French, Indians love Trump. Didn't to watched Trump's TV ad in which he says: I LOVE INDIA. I LOVE HINDUS?

    Didn't Benjamin Netanyahu in his congratulation message declared Trump: A TRUE FRIEND OF ISRAEL?

    Even Barack Obama's step-brother Malik Obama supported Trump.

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/10/20/obamas-pro-hamas-brother-supports-trump/

    People like him; that fact does not impinge on whether he “needs to be liked.”
    People will attempt to fawn over him and slather him with the unctuous oil of sycophancy;
    it won’t work. He is not a young fool not yet formed and never tested. Trump has said his first priority is the USA. America first. Make America Great Again. He will probably continue to assist Israel; but they will have to do with being second place in his plans not first.
    And it appears you do not truly appreciate that young desirable women want men they can’t have. The “up-tight oligarchs” at Gollum Sucks get as much tail as any other powerful well endowed ( with assets ) man wants. The wives and mistresses of rich men are rarely dogs.

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  50. Dear Michael Hudson (or anyone else who happens to know the answer to my questions):

    George Soros’ main Economics acolyte is said to be Joseph Stiglitz, who has written against TPP from the very beginning, and seems to have opinions very much like yours.

    Furthermore, Soros is widely said to be anti-Israel, so how is he as an ideologue to be conflated with rabidly pro-Israel Clinton and her gang?

    Sorry if my questions seem simple-minded.

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  51. @Alden
    71 percent of Jews voted for Clinton. That means Jews are overwhelmingly Democrats. I believe Jews voted more than 80 percent for Obama.

    The orthodox vote is too small to make a difference in the overall Jewish vote.

    The orthodox vote is too small to make a difference in the overall Jewish vote.

    Of course it is. I was simply making the interesting point that the most religious Jews don’t seem to be liberals and don’t seem to like the Democrats.

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  52. The Democrats need to do what Britain’s Labour Party did by cleaning out Tony Blair’s Thatcherites.

    Labour has gone way too far in this process. Unlike Bernie Sanders, Jeremy Corbyn is unelectable, and too many of his supporters are socialists with Trotskyite leanings. If the Democrats decide to loosen their ties with Wall Street, it is vital that they do not overcorrect.

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  53. Trump is now being called a white nationalist on the Huffington Post. Apparently anybody who actually believes we should enforce immigration law, and questions of the wisdom of importing millions more Muslims (half of whom when polled favor sharia law), is a white nationalist. I see that the left today is 95% about identity politics, where the one identity not permitted, and in fact despised as much as Jews were under the Nazis, is straight white men. I suspect that identity politics is inevitable in a multicultural society. I didn’t ask for it. I’d prefer old fashioned politics where we debated such things as the best education policy or protecting the environment vs. creating jobs. But, no, we had to have an immigration policy that would inevitably reduce politics to numerous ethnic groups fighting over their share of the pie.

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    • Replies: @E. A. Costa
    "I see that the left today is 95% about identity politics"

    It is not a left. It is the other Right Wing.
  54. @Unz Reader
    Trump is now being called a white nationalist on the Huffington Post. Apparently anybody who actually believes we should enforce immigration law, and questions of the wisdom of importing millions more Muslims (half of whom when polled favor sharia law), is a white nationalist. I see that the left today is 95% about identity politics, where the one identity not permitted, and in fact despised as much as Jews were under the Nazis, is straight white men. I suspect that identity politics is inevitable in a multicultural society. I didn't ask for it. I'd prefer old fashioned politics where we debated such things as the best education policy or protecting the environment vs. creating jobs. But, no, we had to have an immigration policy that would inevitably reduce politics to numerous ethnic groups fighting over their share of the pie.

    “I see that the left today is 95% about identity politics”

    It is not a left. It is the other Right Wing.

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  55. looking back at the election very carefully. I am 100% convinced that bernie would have beaten trump easily. there is no one else to blame for this except the entire leadership of DNC.

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