pundits said Obama should break a union, to show he is as tough on
workers as Reagan was.
This illustrates how the mainstream media often presents a spectrum of
views stretching from extreme right wing to not-so-extreme right wing,
and calls the latter “Liberal”. The views of most Americans, on many
scales, are much more Liberal than that whole spectrum.
What we need is a president who is tough against the powerful that are
doing tremendous harm, such as the banksters, Big Pharma, the
copyright lobby, and fossil fuel companies.