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Deseret News
Spoiler alert! Are Republicans about to repeat 1964?fans, Goldwater lost, and Utah voted for LBJ. The establishment Republicans are
Spoiler alert! Are Republicans about to repeat 1964?
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
fans, Goldwater lost, and Utah voted for LBJ. The establishment Republicans are responsible for LBJ’s Great Society. However, Richard Nixon wisely endorsed Goldwater and campaigned hard for him, while both Romney and... Read more
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Breitbart
Ann Coulter: ‘In Trump We Trust’ Celebrates ‘Rebellion of the People Against All of Washington’the country, starting in 1970, America had turned its attention to really helpi
Ann Coulter: ‘In Trump We Trust’ Celebrates ‘Rebellion of the People Against All of Washington’
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
the country, starting in 1970, America had turned its attention to really helping black people. We had ended the disastrous Great Society programs, we really focused on that, I don’t think we’d be having these Fergusons and Baltimores and Milwaukee... Read more
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USA Today
Black voters would be wise to go Republican: Your Saythousands of black and white Republicans. Martin Luther King’s father himself w
Black voters would be wise to go Republican: Your Say
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
thousands of black and white Republicans. Martin Luther King’s father himself was a Republican. Has Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society entitlement state helped or harmed the black community? Cities like Milwaukee, Chicago, Baltimore and D.C. have... Read more
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The Atlantic
Does 'Economic Anxiety' Explain Donald Trump?and pictures about the poor featured white families. But in the late 1960s and
Does 'Economic Anxiety' Explain Donald Trump?
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
and pictures about the poor featured white families. But in the late 1960s and early 1970s, during the rollout of the Great Society, blacks featured in at least 70 percent of media stories about poverty and welfare. Over the course of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Politics of the past a clear warning against a President Hillary Clintonabout the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consider
Politics of the past a clear warning against a President Hillary Clinton
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
about the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consideration of Johnson’s pledge to create a “Great Society,” there is film of him signing a large stack of bills passed by a Democratic Congress. The narrator says the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Angered by decline of democracyCarolina" (www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/04/03/hundreds-cases-potential-voter-f
Angered by decline of democracy
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina" (www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/04/03/hundreds-cases-potential-voter-fraud-uncovered-in-north-carolina.html). The "Great Society" was the start of the vote-buying scheme by the Democrat party to create a dependent class. This scheme has... Read more
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USA Today
Trump revamps his team and message, but is it too late?the issue lost potency as crime rates fell during the 1990s and 2000s. Histori
Trump revamps his team and message, but is it too late?
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
the issue lost potency as crime rates fell during the 1990s and 2000s. Historian Josh Zeitz, who is writing a book on the Great Society programs of President Lyndon Johnson, said it's unusual for Trump to try and revive a slogan on an issue that... Read more
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Salem News
Liberalism: What the past can teach usabout the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consider
Liberalism: What the past can teach us
Salem News / Posted 9 days ago
about the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consideration of Johnson's pledge to create a "Great Society," there is film of him signing a large stack of bills passed by a Democratic Congress. The narrator says the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
What the past can teach usabout the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consider
What the past can teach us
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
about the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consideration of Johnson's pledge to create a "Great Society," there is film of him signing a large stack of bills passed by a Democratic Congress. The narrator says the... Read more
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Raw Story
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indianasparked a movement to deregulate industry, privatize government functions and d
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indiana
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
sparked a movement to deregulate industry, privatize government functions and destroy the remnants of the New Deal and the Great Society. Pence and his allies have driven this beyond the wildest imaginings of Reaganomics. His opposition to FDA... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton’s economic plans were tried but failedabout the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consider
Hillary Clinton’s economic plans were tried but failed
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
about the two main candidates in the current presidential race. During consideration of Johnson’s pledge to create a “Great Society,” there is film of him signing a large stack of bills passed by a Democratic Congress. The narrator says the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The two big tests awaiting the Prime Minister's 'Mayconomics' agendasuffer the smallest deviation from any part of it." "He seems to imagine that
The two big tests awaiting the Prime Minister's 'Mayconomics' agenda
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
suffer the smallest deviation from any part of it." "He seems to imagine that he can arrange the different members of a great society with as much ease as the hand arranges the different pieces upon a chess board. He does not consider that in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
NBC announced Tuesday that Jay Pharoah and Taran Killam are leaving “Saturday Nightthe presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson, who shepherded a collection of progressive
NBC announced Tuesday that Jay Pharoah and Taran Killam are leaving “Saturday Night
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson, who shepherded a collection of progressive programs only to have his visions of a great society swallowed up in the quagmire of Vietnam. “Greenleaf” (10 p.m., OWN): The first season continues with an... Read more
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Breitbart
Super Bowl Champion Burgess Owens: White Progressive Democrats ‘Programming’ Blacksdegradation of my once proud and independent Black community.” He writes: I r
Super Bowl Champion Burgess Owens: White Progressive Democrats ‘Programming’ Blacks
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
degradation of my once proud and independent Black community.” He writes: I remembered the introduction of the 1960s Great Society welfare program and the resulting increase of dependent women and young girls—given financial incentives to... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Donald Trump’s opportunity costthat promises to be both dysfunctional and unaffordable. But remember that Joh
Donald Trump’s opportunity cost
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
that promises to be both dysfunctional and unaffordable. But remember that Johnson used his victory to bring in the Great Society. Clinton, if she is sincere about her platform, would probably try to do the same. Now many will scoff at the... Read more
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Wilson County News
Grimm's Musings: The Line has Been Drawnbelieve in the absolutes of Jehovah God, as in Judaeo-Christian values, must be
Grimm's Musings: The Line has Been Drawn
Wilson County News / Posted 19 days ago
believe in the absolutes of Jehovah God, as in Judaeo-Christian values, must be swept from the conscience of their promised great society for their PC to exist unchallenged. If one holds to the theological concept of a God created gender, then it... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Government "Is" The Problem, Stupid!at more than twice the level of general inflation over the last 38 years. Again
Government "Is" The Problem, Stupid!
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
at more than twice the level of general inflation over the last 38 years. Again, the Federal government is the cause. The Great Society Medicare and Medicaid programs are a major factor. The massive level of government regulations, bureaucracy,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton bank robber sentenced to 6 yearsthe gateway drug, also enabled by the liberals who legalized the weed. Only six
Bremerton bank robber sentenced to 6 years
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 20 days ago
the gateway drug, also enabled by the liberals who legalized the weed. Only six year imprisonment, considering his rap sheet and prior imprisonment? Society is in such a miserable decline ever since Corn Pone Johnson declared his "Great S... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 25 progressive reforms Hillary Clinton promised to work toward if elected presidentand bringing a post-partisan approach to Washington, Clinton has defined the mo
Here are 25 progressive reforms Hillary Clinton promised to work toward if elected president
Raw Story / Posted 25 days ago
and bringing a post-partisan approach to Washington, Clinton has defined the most progressive agenda since Lyndon Johnson’s Great Society or Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal. Of course, the economy is far better now than in 2008, so a more ambitious... Read more
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CNN
Why it's New York vs. New York for presidentthe early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and mov
Why it's New York vs. New York for president
CNN / Posted 26 days ago
the early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and movements that gave rise to the New Deal and Great Society. Even Republicans from New York were more liberal than many Democrats in the South. All of these were ideas... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Zelizer: Why it's New York vs. New York for presidentthe early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and mov
Zelizer: Why it's New York vs. New York for president
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 26 days ago
the early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and movements that gave rise to the New Deal and Great Society. Even Republicans from New York were more liberal than many Democrats in the South. All of these were ideas... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Zelizer: Why it's New York vs. New York for presidentthe early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and mov
Zelizer: Why it's New York vs. New York for president
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 26 days ago
the early twentieth century, New York was a hotbed of progressive ideas and movements that gave rise to the New Deal and Great Society. Even Republicans from New York were more liberal than many Democrats in the South. All of these were ideas... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Things to Do 073116Book Corner, 54 Main St. Former congressman Barney Frank will sign copies of hi
Things to Do 073116
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
Book Corner, 54 Main St. Former congressman Barney Frank will sign copies of his book, "Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage." 6 p.m. Sconset Casino, 13 New St. On the Isle presents the Broadway musical “Pippin.”... Read more
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CNN
Big night or big fail?fellow. He is the author of "Jimmy Carter" and "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lynd
Big night or big fail?
CNN / Posted 28 days ago
fellow. He is the author of "Jimmy Carter" and "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." Buck Sexton: Clinton painful to hear The last night of the DNC is in the books, and it ended on a flat... Read more
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The Hill
Paul Ryan rewrites 50 years of poverty historyLegal Services Corp., while expanding Social Security benefits for retirees, wi
Paul Ryan rewrites 50 years of poverty history
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
Legal Services Corp., while expanding Social Security benefits for retirees, widows and the disabled — in other words, the Great Society programs Republicans have been trying to dismantle for 35 years. But Ryan is not attacking LBJ. His target is... Read more
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Hamilton News
Stelco retirees were paid wellCanadian justice needs workA little disappointedRussian athletes have special skillsPutting Rallo sentence in perspectiveAnother perspective on a white guyIt’s all about egonew Canadians or Americans are not accepted, it is that many today bring values
Stelco retirees were paid wellCanadian justice needs workA little disappointedRussian athletes have special skillsPutting Rallo sentence in perspectiveAnother perspective on a white guyIt’s all about ego
Hamilton News / Posted 29 days ago
new Canadians or Americans are not accepted, it is that many today bring values antithetical to the underpinnings of the great society which have given us the opportunity to succeed and to have a say in our own democracy. Sympathy for the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
No crooked sociopaths in the White House: I'm with Jill Stein!stifling Democratic/Republican duopoly that has been crushing progressive movem
No crooked sociopaths in the White House: I'm with Jill Stein!
Op-Ed News / Posted a month ago
stifling Democratic/Republican duopoly that has been crushing progressive movements and gutting what's left of New Deal and Great Society programs for generations, and to create the foundation for a new politics in the US -- to give American voters... Read more
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Reuters
Why Bernie Sanders supporters won't just go awaya sweeping victory that gives it control of the White House and Congress. That'
Why Bernie Sanders supporters won't just go away
Reuters / Posted a month ago
a sweeping victory that gives it control of the White House and Congress. That's how we got the New Deal in the 1930s, the Great Society in the 1960s and the Reagan Revolution in the 1980s. It could happen this year if the backlash against Trump... Read more
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Roll Call
Texas Democrats Do a Two-Step Over Voting Rights VictoryEddie B. and I fight every day for those laws,” Green said, referring not just
Texas Democrats Do a Two-Step Over Voting Rights Victory
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
Eddie B. and I fight every day for those laws,” Green said, referring not just to the Voting Rights Act but also to other Great Society legacy programs such Medicare and Medicaid. Green expressed optimism that the Democrats’ court victory would... Read more
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Orange County Register
Democrats look past Obama – and see a lack of unity, focusushered in Social Security, the GI Bill and civil rights seem focused on infras
Democrats look past Obama – and see a lack of unity, focus
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
ushered in Social Security, the GI Bill and civil rights seem focused on infrastructure. It is hardly the stuff of the Great Society, a moonshot or even “a chicken in every pot.” But there is a view among Democrats that rebuilding roads,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
The three tribes of America, in conflictfailing in so many cases to take advantage of opportunities put in their laps i
The three tribes of America, in conflict
SaukValley.com / Posted 1 months ago
failing in so many cases to take advantage of opportunities put in their laps in the 1960s by President Lyndon Johnson’s Great Society and War on Poverty social welfare policies. Whites are also wary of the browns. Whites appreciate the work... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How to end the cycle of violenceand liberals walked this path together. While Johnson is remembered for both th
How to end the cycle of violence
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 1 months ago
and liberals walked this path together. While Johnson is remembered for both the anti-poverty programs of the Great Society and the futile war effort in Vietnam, he should also be remembered as the president who invoked a "war on... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How to end the cycle of violenceand liberals walked this path together. While Johnson is remembered for both th
How to end the cycle of violence
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
and liberals walked this path together. While Johnson is remembered for both the anti-poverty programs of the Great Society and the futile war effort in Vietnam, he should also be remembered as the president who invoked a "war on... Read more
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Lowell Sun
At Bedford VA, a new place that feels like home for veteransSexton said. "We need to get every veteran off the street, and give them hope t
At Bedford VA, a new place that feels like home for veterans
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Sexton said. "We need to get every veteran off the street, and give them hope to start a new life, and be productive in our great society." Bedford Green offers an array of supportive services with on-site VA case managers and direct access to... Read more

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