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  •  a real Great Depression (2+ / 0-)
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    GenXWho, theal8r

    can make a third party run almost a sure thing. Liberalism and socialism gained strength during the last one. But so did racist populism. If this time liberals stick with Obama a rightwing movement could capitalize on the hardship and come to prominance. The worse the depression the better chance for a third party. Food riots, immigration riots and/or ghetto burning might change the whole dynamic in ways we can't foretell.

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