Does kagan's socialism thesis reveal her as a moderate elena kagan in a college photo the front page of kagan's princeton university senior thesis princeton university-polaris (left. Elena kagan's socialist thesis if this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above you may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Ironically, the best thing that elena kagan ever wrote was her senior thesis at princeton university, to the final conflict: socialism in new york city, 1900-1933. Elena kagan and her socialist thesis more than half a century after socialism's decline, still wish to change america it would be that elena kagan was the. Redstate's invaluable erick erickson has published the full text of supreme court nominee elena kagan's thesisi have transcribed some of the key graphs, below.
It appears that barack obama's supreme court nominee, elena kagan, has a connection to the socialist party no, she's not a member-she wrote her senior thesis on the party's history in new york city from 1900-1933 a history major, kagan traced the rise and fall of the socialist party in her. As kagan notes in her thesis, political progressives and reformers of every ilk used the more mild socialist ideas in their platforms and writings, and occasionally even put such ideas into. From the desk of judicial watch president tom fitton: what's the rush on kagan president obama and senate judiciary committee chairman patrick leahy want supreme court nominee solicitor general elena kagan on the fast-track for confirmation.
Salon: elena kagan's socialist college thesis cbs news: kagan: confirmation hearings are a charade carrie severino of the judicial crisis network on the kagan nomination. Elena kagan, the nominee for supreme court justice who has so successfully managed not to leave a paper trail indicating what she really thinks about anything important, turns out to have written. University of texas law school professor lucas powe sees no evidence elena kagan is left-wing, and thinks her princeton thesis may be too low on the radar screen to merit a question at the. I've been reading through young elena kagan's most impressive senior thesis on early 20th century new york socialism what a loss to the history profession that she did not continue in this.
Sean wilentz, who advised elena on her favorable thesis, insisted that the paper did not prove his student was a socialist, adding, sympathy for the movement of people who were trying to better their lives isn't something to look down on steven bernstein, who worked with kagan on princeton's newspaper, attempted to defend her from. 6 to be precise, she wrote about socialism in new york city from 1930-1933. Sean hannity and glenn beck have falsely suggested elena kagan's college thesis shows she is a socialist or radical in fact, kagan's thesis did not express support for socialism or radicalism. Young elena kagan's thoughts on socialism : the two-way the white house reportedly will offer elena kagan's thesis online.
My thesis statement is this capitalism is superior to socialism as a means of achieving economic justice what are your thoughts about this my opening paragraph is about the true story of thanksgiving. Supreme court nominee elena kagan, wrote in her princeton senior thesis, titled, to the final conflict: socialism in new york city, 1900-1933, in our own times, a coherent socialist movement is nowhere to be found in the united states. Elena kagan writing a college thesis is a four-step process: brainstorming, drafting, revising, and editing but college students considering a career in government should probably add a fifth.
Elena kagan gave an expansive view in a 1983 thesis of the potential and the limits of the supreme court's ability to make change in society. Of course, kagan did not express personal support for socialism or radicalism in her college thesis rather, she explored the historical question of why socialism did not become a major political. Princeton demands we not show you elegan kagan's socialist thesis princeton demands we not show you elegan kagan's socialist thesis breaking-we-have-elena.
Elena kagan (pronounced / ˈ k eɪ among the subjects she studied was the socialist movement in new york city in the early 20th century with this as her. The title of the thesis: to the final conflict: socialism in new york city, 1900-1933 obviously, one imagines that kagan's views have evolved significantly over the last three decades, but given. Elena kagan visits us senators in preparation for confirmation hearings later this summer you write your senior thesis on socialism, it's bound to come up if you want to become a supreme court. Elena kagan's senior thesis ronald radosh some conservatives have been criticizing supreme court justice nominee elena kagan for her 1981 princeton senior thesis in history titled to the final conflict: socialism in new york city, 1900-1933.