Obama is progressive for change, reform and a better life - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • anonymous
    • 17.01.12 | 14:52 (IST)

    The Republican candidates' philosophy are all tainted by a bit of racism; if not homophobia, islamaphobia, there is libertarianism, fascism. The american existential philosophy of pragmatism and progressivism stood in opposition to European philosphers, among those who so greatly influenced nationalism in Europe, Russia and the Middle East. It is against fascism and otherliness; the meaning of life is in progressiveness, reform to better the lives of ourselves and the others, whether poor or minorities.

    from the article: Republicans’ Euro-bashing would please Israeli crowds as well
    First published 12:02 17.01.12 | Last updated 12:02 17.01.12
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