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Response to Segami (Original post)

Fri Oct 16, 2015, 05:29 PM

1. Similar to how Republicans demonized the term "Liberal", conservative Democrats are co-opting

 

the term "Progressive."

There is precedent for this: the right-wing Party in Canada (the Tories) renamed themselves "Progressive Conservatives" in an attempt to trick people into thinking that they weren't horrible. Clinton is doing the same thing by trying to claim the "Progressive" mantle.

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