Al-Masdar Podcast 16- “There is no left in America”: Assessing Trump’s transition to power, his actions and rhetoric, and moving forward

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This week we’re joined with Ben Norton from Alternet.org and Joaquin Flores from the Center for Syncretic Studies to discuss the current Trump administration which has now transitioned into power in the United States.

You can follow Ben Norton on his Twitter account here and you can also check out the Center for Syncretic Studies here.

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Brad Blankenship is an American student of philosophy and political science as well as the director of Al-Masdar's podcast.

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The title should read ; “There is no decent politicians left in America”! Whether they are the right or left it doesnt make any difference , bombs still rain down on Muslims all over the world from Pakistan to Syria.

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Bernie Sanders and Tulsi Gabbard are more than decent, they are great. Actually, you may find some leftists in the Dems but this is not at all a leftist party, more a center-right one, thus, if some leftists want to try to have any influence, there’s not really any alternative. “bombs still rain down on Muslims” => Sectarianism and posing muslims as victims and as an unity is absolutely a stupid thing! BTW, do you know which religion gets 80% of religious persecutions on Earth? No? Christianity! Guess which religion is the biggest cry-baby when it comes to whine about… Read more »
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Hm, nobody talking about child-trafficking and pizza gate? Sad.

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*Sad!

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Well, Hillary wasn’t left-wing at all for that matter. I don’t get why some people foolishly believe that bull

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Dems were never left wing. They even opposed the abolishment of slavery!

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The parties switched platforms years ago. I agree that most democrats aren’t left though.

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There is *definitely* a left in America. We have a well armed citizenry, massive ethnic diversity, and many left-aligned governors and mayors. Unfortunately our federal government is overwhelmingly conservative, and our deep state driven by a bunch of war profiteers.

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