Barack Obama plays the Teddy Roosevelt card a little late

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December 11, 2011
Battleground Blog
by Alexander Cockburn  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"Amid the Republicans’ efforts to force savage cuts in the social safety net, Obama could have played the populist card back at the start of August. But he blinked. Now four months later, there’s the Occupy Wall Street movement eager to remind Americans that in practice, as opposed to rhetoric, Obama has been a doughty protector of the one percent." (12/11/11)  

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