Tea Partiers, Like Peaceniks, Upset Political Order

By Michael Barone - November 14, 2011

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It irritates members of both groups when I note the similarities of the tea party movement that swept the nation in the 2010 election and the peace movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s. But they are similar. Both movements represent the surge in political activity by hundreds of thousands, even millions, of previously uninvolved citizens. Both movements focused on what are undeniably...

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