Farewell to the left


Nick Cohen, a British leftist, recounts his "excommunication" from the left for daring to point out that alliances with fascistic, homophobic, brutal thugs may not exactly be progressive. Cohen is no fan of Bush or Blair, but he sees through the veil of denial of his comrades, and writes to them via the Observer, which is the Sunday version of the lefist Guradian. 

Hat tip: Real Clear Politics

Thomas Lifson   8 07 05