If Progressives Don’t Wake Up To How Awful Obama Was, Their Movement Will Fail
Caitlin Johnstone

Thank you. I began to see the light late in 2008, as I watched Candidate Obama jettison all the Progressive voices who wrote his campaign as he morphed into President-elect Obama, and began choosing his cabinet.

Increasingly worried, then, it was not long before I grew disillusioned, and knew I’d been had. (That election was the first time ever that I supported a mainstream candidate, rather than a candidate of a third party.)

Never again. I’m so disgusted, I’m considering becoming one of the silent many who vote their dissent by not voting. Haven’t gone there yet, but…

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