Posts Tagged: Barack Obama

Key Obama Backers Shift to Private Profiting

The Myth of the Reagan Democrat

The Myth of the Reagan Democrat

Posted March 8, 2016 by

Nancy Reagan died this week, but the myth of the “Reagan Democrats” lives on. Pundits like MSNBC’s Chris Matthews still define national elections through a false “Reagan Democrats” frame, an analysis that puts the votes of white men (what a
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Will UFW Strategy Elect the Next President?

Will UFW Strategy Elect the Next President?

Posted July 28, 2015 by

In my book, Beyond the Fields: Cesar Chavez, the UFW and the Struggle for Justice in the 21st Century, I describe how the farmworkers movement of the 1960’s and 1970’s impacted social and political movements beyond the fields. Barack Obama
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Has Obama Fulfilled the Dreams of 2008?

Has Obama Fulfilled the Dreams of 2008?

Posted January 15, 2015 by

Barack Obama entered the White House with high expectations. As he begins year seven, he has revived the economy, made Obamacare a success, protected over five million undocumented immigrants, filled federal judicial openings with Democrats,  established new relations with Cuba,
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Can Obama Resist Calls for War?

Can Obama Resist Calls for War?

Posted August 26, 2014 by

As the United States grapples with underfunded schools, rising homelessness, and increased inequality,  the U.S. media elite has a solution: a new war. Not a war to reduce U.S. poverty, homelessness, or inequality, but another war to stop terrorism abroad.
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Is Clinton Really More Popular than Obama?

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