How a handful of liberal bloggers are bringing down the Obama presidency

With each passing day, I’m beginning to realize that the crux of the problem for Obama is a handful of prominent progressive bloggers, among them Glenn Greenwald, John Aravosis, Digby, Marcy Wheeler and Jane Hamsher*. Full Story »

Posted by Jon Mitchell - via John Bracken, Peter Daou, Memeorandum, Fabrice Florin (t), David K. Miller (t)
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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Sep 27, 2010 - 6:30 PM PDT
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by Jon Mitchell - Sep. 28, 2010

Pretty interesting analysis of the impact liberal bloggers have had on the Obama presidency. His point is that the Obama mythology is not a sufficient reason for principled progressives to put down their agendas and be silent. The bloggers he cites in this post have not done so, and Daou contends that this has created a bit of a progressive intellectual crisis.

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