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<li><p><a href="http://www.saidit.org/archives/jun06/language.html">Said It - Little Women, Big Men: Sexism and the Language of Size - Volume 4, Number 2. <cite>www.saidit.org</cite> (2010-12-12)</a>. <q>... there is one area of language that feminists have ignored entirely: the metaphorical "language of size." Language of size refers here to the vast collection of commonly used metaphors that associate -- regardless of subject matter -- whatever is positive with "big," and whatever is negative with "small." For...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Sunday 2010-12-12.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://marjaerwin.livejournal.com/20821.html">Wilsonian Progressivism is far too close to Fascism. <cite>Marja Erwin</cite> (2010-12-10)</a>. <q>I don't get why anyone who identify as liberals or as leftist would identify with Wilsonian Progressivism. Let's look at his legacy:1. Intervention in the First World War.2. The Espionage and Sedition Acts.3. Militant support for segregation.4. The First Red Scare.I think Naomi Wolf's new column shows how these are...</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Sunday 2010-12-12.)</em></p></li>
<li><p><a href="http://mises.org/daily/4844">Harry Truman: Advancing the Revolution. <cite>Mises Institute Daily Articles (Full-text version)</cite> (2010-11-16)</a>. <q>Truman's predecessor had vastly expanded federal power, especially the power of the president, in what amounted to a revolution in American government. Under Truman, that revolution was consolidated and advanced beyond what even Franklin Roosevelt had ever dared hope for.</q> <em style="font-size: smaller">(Linked Sunday 2010-12-12.)</em></p></li>

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