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Reclaiming Liberalism

Matt Yglesias responds to Freddie’s post on the dearth of truly left-wing voices in the blogosphere, and lists his own economic goals as a way to illustrate his own views on liberalism: More redistribution of money from the top to the bottom. A less paternalistic welfare state that puts more money directly in the hands…

No True Leftist

Freddie has a very long post up lamenting the lack of a truly leftist presence in the blogosphere. The vast majority of liberal voices online, he asserts, are part of the broader neoliberal movement, and actual bona fide leftists, socialists and so forth are universally written out of Serious Debate. Ezra Klein, Matt Yglesias and…