Tag Archives: Occupy Wall Street

Does Scott Brown Agree With Tea Partier That Elizabeth Warren Is a “Socialist Whore”?

This episode is incredibly telling, both about Elizabeth Warren’s unflappability and about Scott Brown’s apparent supporters’ willingness to proverbially throw rocks. Elizabeth Warren holds a volunteer organizing event in Brockton and packs the room, like she did in Framingham earlier in her tour.  She gets to the podium, and, before she can launch into her stump speech, a Teabagger interrupts…

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Mercantilism, not capitalism, is the enemy

Mercantilism, not capitalism, is the enemy OWS is missing the advantage of the Tea Party: combining disparate elements over the TARP and forgetting social issues. The TARP was a clear gift to the mercantilist elements of the financial sector. The social issues are there to divide us, but the mercantilists would like us to concentrate on distracting fights over unemployment…

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