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The importance of being shrill …

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I want to pick up on Evan's excellent post in Peek. He writes: "The 'liberal media' charge is losing its charge," and he's right. And that's entirely because of normal, if pissed off, people like you.

There's a new feistiness emerging on the left. Progressives seem to have had enough; enough with the media's relentless attacks on liberalism, enough with the endless Republican spin working its way into "objective news" and enough with the prevailing wisdom of what makes for smart politics from Beltway pundits and the "progressive" strategists who have proved so adept at losing for so long.
Joshua Holland is a staff writer at Alternet and a regular contributor to The Gadflyer.