The Limousine Liberal

The Limousine Liberal

How An Incendiary Image United the Right and Fractured America

Book - 2016
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"No political metaphor in recent American history has enjoyed the impact of the 'limousine liberal.' Taking aim at what many consider the hypocrisy of wealthy liberals who champion the cause of the poor but who have no intention of bearing the costs of doing anything about their plight, it has mobilized an enduring politics of resentment against everything from civil rights to environmental regulation. In [his book], Steve Fraser argues that the metaphor of the limousine liberal has had a pernicious effect on American political culture"-- Provided by publisher
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016]
ISBN: 9780465055661
Branch Call Number: 320.513 Fras
Characteristics: vii, 291 pages ; 25 cm


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Jan 25, 2017

I gave a poor rating to his previous book: The Age of Acquiescence, and with this book I strongly advise the reader to have several of those leaked speeches to Wall Street bankers from Hillary Rodham Clinton before you. Those speeches, what HRC was really planning on doing, say it all . . .
[And I'm not even going to mention that HRC's uncle, Wade Rodham, was a member of the US Secret Service presidential protection detail during the short-lived Kennedy Administration.]


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