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Understanding Society: Daniel Little- Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism: The History of The Dixiecrat Democrats

“Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am …” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am going to respond to what … Continue reading

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Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952

Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952 Senator Richard Russell, was one of the leading Dixiecrats in Congress for almost forty-years. He was the Chairman of Southern Caucus in Congress and led the opposition to … Continue reading

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Daniel JB Mitchell: Video: Huey Long Seen as Threat to FDR in 1930s

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times, May, 2013 Franklin Roosevelt and Huey Long were very similar Progressive Democrats in that they were both economic Progressives who believed in things like infrastructure investment funded by the public and … Continue reading

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Video Activist Network: The Best Man From 1964: Some Things Never Change

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState 1975 on Blogger, October, 2011 I saw The Best Man the 1964 version for the first time in late 2008, during that presidential election between Barack Obama and John McCain on Turner … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: Face The Nation: Richard Nixon October 27, 1968

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Politically and ideologically Richard Nixon would be called what we call a Northeastern Republican today at least on social issues and even as it related to the safety net. … Continue reading

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Mike Gardner: Video: CBS Evening News: Ohio 1972 Presidential Democratic Primary

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The Democratic Party didn’t have a traditional frontrunner for president in 1972. They were out of the White House and even though Hubert Humphrey who was their nominee for … Continue reading

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Bocatek Videos: Lou Gordon Interviews Governor George C. Wallace in 1972

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Lou Gordon giving Governor George Wallace of Alabama a very tough interview in 1972. I just wish this video showed the entire video, but Governor Wallace again running for … Continue reading

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