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The Political Left Is
Deconstructing The Middle Class

American Thinker, by Jack Curtis

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Posted By:geo11, 7/12/2014 4:45:50 AM

A lasting legend from Russia’s Communist Revolution illustrates the attitude of the Progressive Left toward the middle class: the examination of rounded up citizens by the revolutionaries. If a captive’s hands weren’t calloused, he was executed. That doesn’t fit America; better to enlist the citizens in the deconstruction. Though slower than the Russian approach, that hasn’t proven difficult; the left´s programs are popular with voters. America’s middle class is a historical anomaly, a result of combining British government and jurisprudence; classical liberalism; a disparate stream of immigrants and an entire new,

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We are losing our freedoms and wealth. Short of a revolution, there is little hope for the middle class.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: locarno, 7/12/2014 7:28:28 AM     (No. 9920886)

Long and detailed article, but well worth the read. Why not just call it what it is, the leftist War on the Middle Class. Add it to the war on women and the war on truth, and you have a pretty disturbing picture of whats happening.

On the other hand, I can personally vouch for at least a dozen people who would qualify as ´middle class´, yet are reliably democrat and obama voters. They moan and whine about their high taxes and lack of job security. But when that ´bell rings´ and its time to go to the voting booth, no facts or truths will stop them from punching that democrat pol. So a part of me is sad for the middle class repubs and Indies who are being fed to the wolves. But the brain-dead zombies who keep feeding those that are wiping them out? Sorry, fresh out of sympathy for them.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: redgrains, 7/12/2014 8:36:19 AM     (No. 9920963)

This article is accurate and compelling. Destruction of the middle class is essential to the ´vision´ Obama has for the USA. Impoverishing the middle class opposition is the goal of this administration....and they are doing a fine job moving toward that goal.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: M2, 7/12/2014 8:37:57 AM     (No. 9920966)

Deconstruction is what being a postmodern is all about: You tear down all the institutions and traditions that created the greatest country on earth. Why? Because that is what postmoderns like Obama do. They don´t like the status quo, believing they can, in one fell swoop, do a better job at everything, while in reality, they do harm to everything they touch.

Would the Founders have approved of gay marriage, gay Churches, the welfare state, the present state of education, the high taxes, the lost jobs, the regulations on business, the ridiculous "green" policies, the open borders, the warning labels on everything from produce to pots, legal abortion, the abuse of power from the White House, voter fraud, career politicians?

While certainly slavery, Jim Crow, and women´s right to vote needed changing, not much else should have been changed.

I suppose it is enlightened to believe we have come a long way since the Founding. But which way? We´ve been deconstructed down, not up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 7/12/2014 9:20:44 AM     (No. 9921021)

It is not just the middle class.

They are in the midst of deconstructing America.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 7/12/2014 9:23:11 AM     (No. 9921024)

If women had not been given the vote, the country would not be in this mess today.

Sorry, it´s true.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 7/12/2014 9:48:57 AM     (No. 9921076)

accurate and depressing...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 7/12/2014 2:02:33 PM     (No. 9921487)

The ruling class uses socialism to placate the mob, and they use the middle class to pay for it. Gradually the middle class gets hollowed out and inevitably the result is oligarchy or autocracy. America appears to be evolving into a Mexican-style oligarchy.

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