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25 Great Radical Centrist Political Blogs
I. INTRODUCTORY NOTE FROM EDITOR MARK SATIN
Hundreds of blogs are radical middle in orientation now -- it may be the fastest-growing category of instant Internet political commentary! (By "radical middle" I mean you listen to & genuinely learn from all political perspectives, and USE your learnings to address our fundamental socio-economic problems in creative new ways.) The blogs we've linked to below strike me as not only radical middle but as unusually
II. THE LIVE 25
Althouse -- from Ann Althouse, law professor at the University of Wisconsin
AmbivaBlog -- from Annie Gottlieb, author of Do You Believe in Magic?: The Second Coming of the Sixties Generation
Another Opinion -- from Paul Hosse, long-time Louisville KY community & political activist
A View from the Radical Middle -- from Per Kurowski, former Executive Director of the World Bank for Mexico, Nicaragua, and Venezuela
Beams and Struts -- from seven "hungry brains and thirsty souls"
Booker Rising -- from Shay Riley, 30something Chicagoan who swears by Booker T. Washington
Citizen Jane Politics -- from Patricia Murphy, former Capitol Hill reporter
Daily Dish -- from Andrew Sullivan, former editor of The New Republic
Daniel W. Drezner -- from Daniel Drezner, professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
Donklephant -- from Justin Gardner, former editor of a Kansas City-based political newsletter
Gruntled Center: Faith and Family for Centrists -- from William (Beau) Weston, self-described "sociology professor . . . AND married father of three"
John Avlon: My Columns -- from John Avlon, author of Independent Nation
Matt Miller's Blog -- from Matthew Miller, author of The Tyranny of Dead Ideas
Moderate Voice -- from Joe Gandelman, former San Diego Union staff writer
Moderate Voters -- from Gary Butts, a Southern California voter
New America Blogs -- a gathering of blogs from New America Foundation's projects
Passport -- from staff writers at Foreign Policy magazine
Political Animal -- from staff writers at The Washington Monthly
Radical Centrism -- from Ernest Prabhakar, open source products manager at Apple
Radical Middle Newsletter -- from Mark Satin, author of Radical Middle: The Politics We Need Now
Right Democrat -- from a Democrat who claims that "for too long both parties have ignored the concerns of working and middle class Americans"
Rise of the Center -- a Twitter site
Ta-Nehisi Coates Blog -- from Ta-Nehisi Coates, former Village Voice staff writer & author of The Beautiful Struggle
Village Square -- a forum for dialogue
Washington Note -- from Steve Clemons, Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation
III. STILL NOT SATISFIED?
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