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is there a Difference Between Liberal and Progressive?

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is there a Difference Between Liberal and Progressive?

     Some say yes, some no. 

What's your take?

No Liberals and progressives are the same
       20% from 20 votes  
Yes, progressives are further left.
       69% from 70 votes  
not sure
       12% from 12 votes  

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different things.  Progressive is the opposit... by JimZ on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 12:03:26 PM
Chris Hedges Death of the Liberal Class... by Rob Kall on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 1:13:44 PM
I'm not at all sure that progressives are father l... by Fester60613 Fester60613 on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 12:31:22 PM
I believe Howard Zinn said it best: "I'm neither l... by Hooker Jay on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 1:47:50 PM
What's that classic definition of a "liberal'? Som... by alex on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 2:03:33 PM
I think a lot of liberals I met don't mind any war... by Kimberly Wilder on Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 5:05:54 AM
Slavish party talking point adherence.  These... by Don Caldarazzo on Friday, Aug 31, 2012 at 12:19:54 PM
What's that classic definition of a "liberal'? Som... by alex on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 2:07:08 PM
is their desire to separate themselves into subcat... by John Sanchez Jr. on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 2:09:37 PM
I don't like political labels. I find them divisi... by Daniel Geery on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 3:28:55 PM
I think of "Liberals" as the left face of capitali... by B. Ross Ashley on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 5:17:33 PM
Many Liberals started calling themselves Progressi... by E. J. N. on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 5:18:58 PM
If someone calls you a redhead you eventually will... by Mark Sashine on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 6:21:28 PM
A far better question would be: Can a Democratic P... by goedel on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 6:21:48 PM
I associate the progressive movement with the bull... by Gustav Wynn on Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 9:50:58 PM
I am a strong progressive and feel this way becaus... by Deborah Dills on Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 1:48:43 AM
I was very confused by the choices presented in th... by Kimberly Wilder on Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 5:01:18 AM
Where are they? Its all very well calling for libe... by David Chester on Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 8:27:53 AM
Progressives are not more left than liberals, they... by terrilian on Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 5:01:24 PM
Both terms are used in a variety of ways. The poll... by Bill Samuel on Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 7:00:24 PM
Labels are a distraction. Nobody is purely "libera... by Timothy Gatto on Wednesday, Aug 8, 2012 at 6:55:00 PM
For me it really depends on what frame I am using.... by Paul Cohen on Thursday, Aug 23, 2012 at 4:48:32 PM
The problem with this poll is that the terms "libe... by Rick Staggenborg, MD on Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 at 9:05:15 PM
Liberals like money and war. Progressives couldn't... by Denny Chericone on Wednesday, Sep 5, 2012 at 11:56:38 PM
This is how they divide us. I'm just left of almos... by Timothy Gatto on Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 at 11:25:40 AM
The Republicans have done a much better job of def... by Tommy Wright on Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 at 1:34:32 PM

 
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