MUST READ. This will surprise many readers.
My grandfather was a strong GOP supporter during the days of his life….and in 1956 he worked and voted for Ike…..if he were alive today he would be a strong Left progressive…..why would I say that?
First of all let’s look at the platform of Ike and the GOP in 1956……
Or if you prefer….I have written about this platform and the GOP in the past here on IST……https://lobotero.com/2018/11/06/where-has-the-gop-gone/
If you read the platform closely you will see just how “liberal” the party was in those days……(I miss those days)…….
Now you may ask….what happened to the GOP?
The year is 1971 and the Nixon nominee for the Supreme Court, Lewis Powell, wrote a memo to be forever known as the Powell Memo.
It was 1971 and…
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