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September 30, 2009

Reading: The Shadow Party

Anyone who is concerned about ACORN, SEIU, and the current culture of corruption or who is a member of Glenn Beck’s audience should read David Horowitz and Richard Poe’s The Shadow Party:  How George Soros, Hillary Clinton, and Sixties Radicals [like Harold Ickes] Seized Control of the Democratic Party (Nashville: Nelson Current, 2006) because Soros and his cronies won’t stop with the Democratic Party.  Soros wants to control the entire world and turn it into an “open society.”  I’m not a psychologist, but I think Soros must be a megalomaniac.

In the book, Horowitz and Poe relate how the shadow party was formed.  They also list the “seven sisters,” which are “ostensibly ‘independent’ non-profit groups, which, at the time, constituted the network’s administrative nexus” (182):

  2. Center for American Progress
  3. America Votes
  4. America Coming Together
  5. The Media Fund
  6. Joint Victory Campaign 2004
  7. The Thunder Road Group LLC

The links above are to the groups’ profile pages on  A Guide to the Political Left, one of Horowitz’s web projects where you can find more up-to-date information about the individuals and groups discussed in the book.

Soros has used his wealth to overturn national elections in Slovakia, Croatia, Yuboslavia, and Georgia (232, 236).  He tried to defeat George Bush (238-240).  What will he do in 2012 if his candidate loses?  If you think this is a wild conspiracy theory, just remember Soros’s own words:

I do not accept the rules imposed by others. . . .  If I did, I would not be alive today.  I am a law-abiding citizen, but I recognize that there are regimes that need to be opposed rather than accepted.  And in periods of regime change, the normal rules don’t apply.  One needs to adjust one’s behavior to the changing circumstances.  (175)

Soros seems to think that he is the one who should determine which “regimes” should change and what the change should be.

The Shadow Party was published in 2006 before Barack Obama became the Democratic nominee for president.  What is Obama’s relationship with Soros?

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