The Professional Left Podcast with Driftglass and Blue Gal

Driftglass and Blue Gal

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Ep 685: No Fair Remembering Stuff - Third Parties
Jan 10 2023
Ep 685: No Fair Remembering Stuff - Third Parties
01-10-2023 | Why America can't have a successful third party (hint: it's about Congress, not the White House). And a deep dive into the mother of all third parties: The American Independent Party, whose presidential candidate was George C. Wallace of Alabama. More at  Links for this episode: The Politics of Rage: George Wallace, the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics -- by Dan T. Carter, February 1, 2000 Wallace in Wisconsin: The Divisive Campaigns That Shaped a Civil Rights – by Ben Hubing, February 14, 2022 Wallace: American Populist – January 21, 1995 by Stephan Lesher, 1995 2000 George Wallace PBS Documentary "Setting The Woods On Fire" Wallace in The Encyclopedia of Alabama. Wallace, Mental Health Pioneer. Episode 685: George Wallace, Third Parties, No Fair Remembering Stuff, American Independent Party, #CornfieldResistance, #BothSidesDont, #TheLeftRemembers, #BurnTheLifeboats, #GoPostalUnions!, politics, progressive, media, historyOpening and closing music:  Jumpin Boogie Woogie by AudionautixCreative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0Free Download / Stream: promoted by Audio Library Commons Music by Jason Shaw on Audionautix.comSupport the show