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  •  After Dennis Kucinich losing Progressive Democrats (1+ / 0-)
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    slatsg

    are not extinct, but the are an endangered species.

    •  I took the last frame to be showing FDR (0+ / 0-)

      I think that's unfair, considering that LBJ was a progressive Democrat (despite reversing JFK's policy and ramping up the Vietnam war instead of winding it down). So LBJ was the last progressive Democrat (as president), not FDR.

      (Clinton was not a progressive, since he dismantled welfare "as we knew it" and did away with Glass-Steagall, leading to the current economic crisis.)

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