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    • 05.09.10 | 09:57 (IDT)

    Please, the moment any reporter says anything besides the common left wing trend or refers to the right wing briefly in fact but not as demonic entity people jump on them for being traitors. For all of you who like to say you are liberals and that you progressives - you are just as locked in to your thought as the other pole of the political spectrum. Liberalism is about looking at an issue from all angles and actually being open to others' opinions. That ethic no longer exists among most left wing politicians and that is why I consider myself a liberal but not necessarily a complete left winger.

    from the article: MESS Report / Optimism over Mideast peace may be premature
    First published 01:19 05.09.10 | Last updated 01:19 05.09.10
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