Author Archives: Derik Schneider

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Blogger on everything that interests me and that I'm knowledgeable about.

Remembering Lauren Bacall: Lauren Bacall- Speak The Truth

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: Remembering Lauren Bacall: Lauren Bacall- Speak The Truth Hollywood Goddess Lauren Bacall saying that she believes in the truth and saying what you think. And adds why not? And to … Continue reading

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AlterNet: Alexandra Rosenmann- Why Noam Chomsky Won’t Call Himself a Modern-Day Liberal

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: AlterNet: Alexandra Rosenmann- Why Noam Chomsky Won’t Call Himself a Modern-Day Liberal I’ve blogged a lot about Noam Chomsky over the last five years or so, because I find him … Continue reading

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The Rubin Report: Lalo Dagach and Dave Rubin: Regressives, Religion, and Politics

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: The Rubin Report: Lalo Dagach and Dave Rubin: Regressives, Religion, and Politics Just to respond to Lalo Dagach’s question about what should Liberals do (and I mean real Liberals) when … Continue reading

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POLITICO Magazine: Paul Starr- Why Democrats Should Beware Bernie Sanders Socialism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat The main point I get from Paul Starr’s column are the differences between socialism and liberalism. And they’re not the same thing whether you’re talking about communism which of course … Continue reading

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The Politics of Writing: The Value of Comedy

‘Comedy is often in our lives for reasons we don’t stop to think about. There’s comedic movies, stand up comedians,  television shows, and then there’s just those funny people we l…&#821… Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily … Continue reading

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Democratic Socialists USA: Social and Economic Bill of Rights

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Democratic Socialists USA: Social and Economic Bill of Rights When you look at the New Deal from President Franklin Roosevelt in the 1930s, you see the creation of the American … Continue reading

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TruthDig: Jim Sleeper: The Blame The Campus Far-Leftists Campaign Aims at Yale

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: TruthDig: Jim Sleeper: The Blame The Campus Far-Leftists Campaign Aims at Yale I swear to God (even as an Agnostic) that the technological revolution of the last 20-25 years has … Continue reading

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