[Marxism] Obama placates xenophobes

Gary MacLennan gary.maclennan1 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 05:48:53 MDT 2009


> NYT:
> Mr. Saenz would have been an ideal candidate to reaffirm values that
> have been lost in the poisoned immigration debate, had Mr. Obama dared
> to nominate him.
>
> My comment:



> This article has got it seriously wrong.  It is not at all a question of
> courage,    To give him his due Obama never believed all that stuff about
> 'change we can believe in' or the cant about 'yes we can'. The truth is that
> Obama is not at all 'faint-hearted'.



> He has always known that he wouldn't change anything significant and he has
> also always known that it was a case of 'no we cannot'.


It is not Obama that is faint hearted.  It is those of us who chose to
believe.

regards

Gary



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