Liberals for Obama

Obama needs to abandon the temperament of a conciliator, and turn more aggressively on an opposition out to destroy him, advises Robert Kuttner. But don’t misunderstand all the griping from the left.

[F]or the most part, liberals are criticizing our president out of tough love. We dearly want him to succeed.

Good to have that confirmed.

Clive Crook’s blog

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I have been the FT's Washington columnist since April 2007. I moved from Britain to the US in 2005 to write for the Atlantic Monthly and the National Journal after 20 years working at the Economist, most recently as deputy editor. I write mainly about the intersection of politics and economics.

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