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Senator McCain, Regulated Capitalism is Not Socialism

Leo Hindery, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leo Hindery, Jr.

Using the pejorative word "socialism" to describe an honorable progressive income tax is shameful in these difficult times -- and it is also just plain wrong.

Bill Clinton and Obama Join Forces for First Time

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

The Barack and Bill show last night drew 35,000 in Kissimmee. Obama fawned all over Clinton, appearing with him for the first time ever on the trail.


Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Like the Chinese, Obama is a Communist. So you know what that means, right? Obama not only shared his toys, but he, like the Chinese, first tainted them with lead paint.

Obama Not A Socialist, McCain Admits (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dan Duray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview with Larry King that aired last night, John McCain admitted that he doesn't think Barack Obama is a socialist, which runs counter to m...

McCain Camp Waging Ground War Under the Surface Out of Sight

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kelly Nuxoll

Something strange has been going on here in North Carolina. In Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia, Bethlehem, Pittsburgh, Johnstown -- and now here in Durha...

Weekly Roundup: OffTheBus Readers Engage in Social(ism) Networking

Chris Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chris Nelson

As scattered as the week has been now that all of the major campaign milestones have come and gone, turning the tables on John McCarthy, erm, McCain's criticism of Barack Obama this week has been the one thread in our inbox.

My Brief Conversation with Joe The Plumber (I'm NOT Kidding)

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lee Camp

The first thing I said was, "Is Joe aware he'd get a tax cut under Obama?" -- because, as many of us have read, Joe ACTUALLY makes $40,000 per year, not $250,000.

When It Comes to Slicing the American Pie, McCain Serves Only the Rich

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

McCain and Palin are running around the country pretending the GOP ticket represents the best interests of the working class and small business owners. It's all false rhetoric and no real action.

Republicans Point Fingers While Enacting Socialist Policies

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brian Ross

The bailout of Wall Street and buying stock in major banks to shore up their shattered credibility is the very definition of socialist policy: The state owning the means of production and exchange.

Socialists Upset By Obama Comparison

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

These are hard times to be a socialist in America. And not just because there's a bourgeois-bloated Starbucks on every other corner, thumbing its capi...

Sam Stein

McCain Surrogate Calls Obama (Not His Policies) "A Socialist" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over the past few days there has been a concerted McCain campaign effort to paint Barack Obama's tax policies as socialistic in nature. On Friday a su...

What Right Wingers Mean When They Call Obama A "Socialist"

Prospect | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Saturday, Georgia Congressman John Lewis went nuclear on John McCain, releasing a statement that seemed to compare McCain to segregationist George ...