Radical politics quotes:

  • The welfare system is the breeding ground of crime, addiction and radical politics. -- James Cook
  • My mother saw nothing inconsistent in her traditional desire to look after her husband and children and her radical politics. She began her civil rights work before most people had ever heard the word 'feminism,' and in those early years, she was focused on racial justice. -- Ezekiel Emanuel
  • Radical politics tend to be simple minded. -- Israel Horovitz
  • The cornerstone of the political correctness that dominates campus culture is radical feminism. -- Phyllis Schlafly
  • I thought I was really a radical, political person, which of course I am not. -- Lena Dunham
  • I'm not a politically radical person. In fact, I'm much more interested in being radical aesthetically. -- Jim Goldberg
  • We weren't radical chic. Jane Fonda embarrassed me. We belonged to no political parties. Basically, we were vaudevillians. -- Tom Smothers
  • My politics were really radical when I was younger, and then I moderated like everyone else does when they start having kids. -- Steve Earle
  • The American Revolution and Declaration of Independence, it has often been argued, were fueled by the most radical of all American political ideas. -- Carl Bernstein
  • Congressional Republicans are dismantling the limited environmental protections initiated by Richard Nixon, who would be something of a dangerous radical in today's political scene. -- Noam Chomsky
  • I really believe in the radical viewpoint. And I have always believed that one's politics and the character of his particular work are inseparable. -- Whitfield Diffie
  • Radical thought has inspired many of the great political and social reform movements in American history, from ending slavery to establishing the minimum wage. -- Carl Bernstein
  • Radical changes in world politics leave America with a heightened responsibility to be, for the world, an example of a genuinely free, democratic, just and humane society. -- Pope John Paul II
  • Hamas murders not only Israelis, but also Palestinians whose political stance is different from that which its group promotes; that is, its radical religious outlook in which Islam is the solution to the world's problems. -- Mosab Hassan Yousef
  • Hezbollah and the government are only two of 18 political factions in Lebanon, most of them armed. There are militant Christian groups, Palestinian radicals, al-Qaida, Druze militias and even armed bands of Marxists still operating in Lebanon. -- Richard Engel
  • The Democratic Party is made up of trial lawyers, labor unions, government employees, big city political machines, the coercive utopians, the radical environmentalists, feminists, and others who want to restructure society with tax dollars and government fiat. -- Grover Norquist
  • In the 1970s, many intellectuals had become political radicals. Marxism was correct, liberalism was for wimps, and Marx had pronounced that 'the ruling ideas of each age have ever been the ideas of its ruling class.' -- Steven Pinker
  • One of the reasons MSNBC is plummeting is that I, not long ago, refused to play any content from them. I figured, why? I mean, it's genuine depraved partisan politics insanity, genuine extremist radical ignoramuses on that network. -- Rush Limbaugh
  • I would say that I have become more radical as I have gotten older. I started out very radical when I was young, like most people, but I became less actively politically engaged in the middle of my life. -- Tony Judt
  • There must be something in the water in Minnesota because historically, despite its seemingly homogeneous population, the state has produced some of our more radical political thinkers, and its people have put their prejudices aside to vote for them. -- Keith Ellison
  • I had been a radical, a left-wing politico, and meeting the Indian people made me realize that the politics of the left and the right were so much less important than the politics of the heart and the spirit. -- Larry Brilliant
  • Syriza is what it is: a radical, left-wing party that feels the pulse of the times, knows what's at stake, and is after a wide consensus and unity for political change in Greece. This is something that departs from the narrow limits of the radical left. -- Alexis Tsipras
  • Governments do not like to face radical remedies; it is easier to let politics predominate. -- Barbara Tuchman
  • [Radical leftist] are never been a majority. We just fell for one of the greatest illusions in modern politics. -- Rush Limbaugh
  • We [he and his wife Trish Van Devere] don't talk politics. I'm an independent conservative; she's a radical Democrat. We never vote together. -- George C. Scott
  • I think about Marvin Gaye and 'Sexual Healing.' What a radical idea that sex was healing. I learned my politics through that music. -- Eve Ensler
  • A very small number of non-Christians, including those with radical anti-Christian agendas, have been able to control and manipulate the civil politics of America with little or no opposition. -- Rick Scarborough