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noun as in left-wing

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He said that while liberals are people he “disagrees with on taxes and government interventionism,” leftists want to target his advertisers, deplatform him and ensure he can’t make a living.

So McElveen was dismayed when support and opposition to his policy at first broke along partisan lines, with conservatives interpreting it as just the latest leftist excess.

Night after night, Fox News offers prime-time viewers its “leftist-assault-on-speech” show.

There was a smooth transition from militant liberalism to what was dubbed New Leftism.

The trouble is this: when “leftism” becomes an identity element, it makes leftist politics involuntary.

Sarkozy, after all, campaigned against the excesses of 1960s leftism.

No sooner does the Left of some party break off and found a new party than it is immediately confronted by its own Leftism.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to leftism, such as: leftist, left-winger, liberal, progressive, radical, and progressivism.

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