This link is a transcript from a recent interview at The Real News Network, a site which I generally enjoy and follow fairly closely:
To make a long story short, and at the risk of slight oversimplification, the interview asks and answers this question:
Q. Why is Tea Party successfully channelling popular discontent with the government, and why is the Left unable or unwilling to do this, since they have historically identified as being on the side of the “common man”?
A. Because the Left is owned and controlled by Wall Street.
This is a huge subject, and literally crying out for comment, including from people who drop by this site. Here is a tongue-in-cheek goad for you: “Psst!! Why are you, too, acting like the “dog who didn’t bark”? (Reference to the story of the Hound of the Baskervilles.) Broad hint: I’m looking for some barking, or some growling.