An Angry Tea Party and Vocal Ted Cruz Prove America Is Becoming More LiberalThe Huffington Post ^ | June 26, 2014 | H. A. GoodmanPosted on 06/30/2014 8:03:30 AM PDT
Christopher Hitchens got a chance to analyze the Tea Party in 2011, the same year cancer took his life. In a Vanity Fair article titled “Tea’d Off,” the great polemicist explains that populist movements like the Tea Party are a reaction to social and political change.
Hitchens writes that before the Revolutionary War costumes, America had seen a somewhat similar phenomenon with the John Birch Society:The John Birch Society possessed such a mainstream message–the existence of a Communist world system with tentacles in the United States–that it had a potent influence over whole sections of the Republican Party.
As readers are well aware, the Tea Party is a growing anti-big government movement that seeks to change American politics by often promising to get government out of the lives of citizens – as if that is even remotely possible. Most people of our generation began their voting lives as Democrats. We understand that when people get a little older, more successful and sometimes more conservative, they might transition from being moderate Democrats to Republicans.
(Mark) LEVIN CALLS ON TEA PARTY TO FIGHT TYRANNY IN USA
Breitbart Big Government ^ | February 27, 2014 | Tony Lee
Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 6:57:57 AM by onyx
Keynoting an event honoring the five-year anniversary of the Tea Party on Thursday, conservative scholar and talk radio host Mark Levin said that the Tea Party movement is the only thing standing between what is left of the country’s republic and the tyranny of runaway government.
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This guy pretty well covers it…
In that conversation, he asked Ted – “What is your understanding of how one becomes a natural born citizen?” – to which Ted answered, “Two citizen parents and born on the soil…” – “That understanding is incorrect, and I don\’t have time to explain the real definition right now.” Stated my friend…