Pots and kettles must fill our dreams. Typical–we’re caught in the PoliticaL Party Ping-pong that is America’s favorite past time, not baseball. Hop-scotch with the truth of America’s power dynamics played. You do assume that there are ideological differences between Obama and Bush when they are flip-sides of the same coin. One is the oil gangsters’s baby and the other the bitch of the banks; one metal, heads or tails.
To say history is progressive is like saying the ocean is progressive. It’s not.