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I have a Bachelor’s degree and two Master’s degrees in political science, political theory, political ideology. And the thing is you have to be able to understand the two competing principles of philosophies of governance in this country,” Rep. West said.”
While having the “degrees” may not qualify him as an expert in some eyes, it sure means that he knows more about the subject than the goons in the Media that bashed his comments.
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“You can call it whatever you want,” West replied.

“Yeah, but I want to know what you’re calling it,” O’Brien said.

“I’m calling it this,” West clarified. “Communist, progressive, Marxist, statist, another term being used. I’m looking at things they believe in. If you don’t think we have to stand upon truth and be able to identify and clearly contrast the different principles and values and ideologies of governance here in this country, then we’re never going to get to the fact of accepting the true debate happening in America. We don’t need a bureaucratic nanny state. We need to stay a Constitutional Republic. I think a lot of people need to study that and understand what it is.”

O’Brien then read a statement from the Vice Chairman of the National Communist Party who said West was wrong for calling his colleagues communists.

“I don’t care what he says,” West said bluntly.

see article and video @ http://www.mediaite.com/tv/soledad-obrien-confronts-allen-west-over-congress-communist-allegations/

See the full story: http://www.foundingbloggers.com/wordpress/2009/10/try-not-to-mention-obama-congressional-progressive-caucus-foundation-publishes-socialized-medicine-talking-points-manual/