When Do We Get to See Obama's Radicalism?
prospect.org — The search for the radical associations in Obama's pre-political history began almost as soon as Obama's presidential candidacy began. Some conservatives have been positively obsessed with uncovering Obama's radial associations. They have also insisted that those associations are closer than anyone thinks. And all of this is supposed to lead to something, something about Obama's presidency. Not even the craziest among the conspirators thinks that Obama is, today, taking orders from Bill Ayers. But they would no doubt assert that he doesn't have to, because in his youth Obama drank so deeply from their cup of extremist America-hating that he will be doing what the likes of Ayers want anyway. So here's my question: when do we get to see Obama's radicalism?