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Washington Post columnist Michael
Gerson lifts veil on Establishment
GOP´s Stockholm Syndrome

Washington Examiner, by Richard Manning

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/16/2014 2:41:57 AM

In what was clearly intended to be a snarky, hip rebuke of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, Tea Party supporters, and other limited government advocates, the Washington Post´s domesticated, in-house “conservative” Michael Gerson inadvertently exposed his true colors. By so doing, he articulated the gaping divide in the Republican ranks. After a string of juvenile insults of various leaders of the limited government movement, Gerson bottom lined it, approvingly quoting from a recent National Affairs piece by Phillip Wallach and Justus Myers: Tea Partiers and other limited government advocates "seek to break with the past in a very different manner –

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rakasha, 7/16/2014 6:03:05 AM     (No. 9926728)

...repudiating 80 years of institutional development and reinventing American as a nation that rejects the substantive role for regulation or a social safety net.

Mr. Gerson could have made it much simpler. We are throwing off the shackles because we choose not to remain in slavery any longer.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/16/2014 6:39:48 AM     (No. 9926777)

This is why our country is in such a mess. We have a lot of Liberals (wolves in sheep´s clothing) who ran as Republicans but are really COMMUNISTS. That´s the sick part of all this. KNOW who you are voting for. Do the proper research BEFORE you vote.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/16/2014 7:42:07 AM     (No. 9926842)

Right on right on, right on #2.

And another word of advise Don´t rely solely on the media to inform you. Those days are long gone. If uncertain about what the candidate believes or is willing to stand for, then take a pass on voting. You won´t be fined and you might have a free conscience that you have done something good for your country. AVOID ANOTHER OBOMBA ´Once is enough"

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