Tag Archives: Southern Democrats

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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The New York Times: Opinion- Nicholas Kristof- Jimmy Carter, His Legacy and a Rabbit

Source: The New York Times: Opinion- Nicholas Kristof- Jimmy Carter, His Legacy and a Rabbit I believe, similar to George H.W. Bush, Richard Nixon, Dwight Eisenhower and Harry Truman, the Jimmy Carter presidency, looks better in the history books, than it … 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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National Review: Opinion: John Fund: “Setting the Record Straight on Jim Crow”: Give Me a Break!

John Fund National Review: Opinion: John Fund: Setting the Record Straight on Civil Rights This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What John Fund doesn’t seem to understand or perhaps is ignoring, which is possible because … Continue reading

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Slate: Opinion: Jamelle Bouie: John Fund’s Distorted History of the Democratic Party: How the Civil Rights Laws Changed the Democratic Party & GOP

Slate: Opinion: Jamelle Bouie: John Fund’s Distorted History of the Democratic Party This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What right-wingers of today and John Fund of the Wall Street Journal and National Review is one … Continue reading

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John Pilger: Video: George Wallace: The Most Powerful Politician in America

Was Governor George Wallace ever the most powerful politician in America? I have my doubts, but he probably was the most powerful Southern governor during his time as far as the amount of power he had in his state. The … Continue reading

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Buchanan Brigade: Opinion: Patrick J. Buchanan: Richard Nixon’s “Southern Strategy and the Big Liberal Lie”: How the Nixon Southern Strategy Reshaped the South Politically

U.S. Senator Strom Thurmond Buchanan Brigade: Opinion: Patrick J. Buchanan: Nixon’s Southern Strategy and the Big Liberal Lie I first saw Pat Buchanan’s column about Richard Nixon’s Southern Strategy over the fourth as I checked my email that day. And … Continue reading

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