October 08, 2008
Democratic Socialists of America Founded the "New Party" Whos Newsletter Claims Obama Was Member
The "New Party" claimed Barack Obama was a card carrying member in a 1996 newsletter found on internet archive.
Via Politically Drunk on Power: In June sources released information that during his campaign for the State Senate in Illinois, Barack Obama was endorsed by an organization known as the Chicago "New Party". The 'New Party' was a political party established by the Democratic Socialists of America (the DSA) to push forth the socialist principles of the DSA by focusing on winnable elections at a local level and spreading the Socialist movement upwards...More here at No Quarter.
..."New Party members and supported candidates won 16 of 23 races, including an at-large race for the Little Rock, Ark., City Council, a seat on the county board for Little Rock and the school board for Prince George's County, Md. Chicago is sending the first New Party member to Congress, as Danny Davis, who ran as a Democrat, won an overwhelming 85% victory. New Party member Barack Obama was uncontested for a State Senate seat from Chicago. "
I for one welcome our new communist overlords. Nope, I'm not going to re-education camp with Vinnie.