Conservative Republicans have mastered the art of propaganda, brainwashing, spin, and mainstream media manipulation, but facts are facts: on nearly every important issue in America, Americans take a center left position.
This data was compiled by and the image credit goes to The Democratic Underground:
GOP’s 30-year spin job is over: Why we are not a center-right nation. From minimum wage to the environment to abortion, America is far more liberal than the media or the right admit http://www.salon.com/2014/07/28/gops_30_year_spin_job_is_over_why_we_are_not_a_center_right_nation/
This is how out of touch the average conservative is (2010 data)
57% of Republicans either believe or are not sure that health care reform is a diabolical government plot to create death panels http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2009/8/17/768438/-Republicans-More-Likely-To-Believe-Obama-Creating-Death-Panels
91% of conservative Republicans call Obama a socialist, marxist, communist, or fascist http://onthehillblog.blogspot.com/2009/05/stunning-91-of-conservatives-call-obama.html
72% of Republicans either think or haven’t made up their minds about whether Obama was born in the USA. 42% are solid birthers http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2009/7/31/21947/1488
70% of Republicans oppose ending the prohibition of cannabis http://www.gallup.com/poll/123728/U.S.-Support-Legalizing-Marijuana-Reaches-New-High.aspx
50% of Republicans oppose a path to citizenship for immigrants: http://pewresearch.org/pubs/1421/where-the-public-stands-on-immigration-reform
80% of Republicans support extending the Patriot Act http://abcnews.go.com/US/PollVault/story?id=833703
67% of Republicans oppose the choice of a public health insurance option (only 40% of all Americans oppose) http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSN0210977220091203?rpc=64
70% of Republicans oppose a woman’s right to chose having an abortion http://www.gallup.com/poll/118399/more-americans-pro-life-than-pro-choice-first-time.aspx
60% of Republicans oppose making it easier for workers to organize http://www.gallup.com/poll/116863/Majority-Receptive-Law-Making-Union-Organizing-Easier.aspx
60% of Republicans are creationists http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=darwin-on-the-right
Only 6% of scientists are Republican http://people-press.org/report/?pageid=1549
68% of Republicans are not at all concerned about Climate Change http://ecopolitology.org/2009/12/15/68-of-republicans-not-at-all-concerned-about-climate-change/
Only 23% of Republicans believe in natural evolution http://people-press.org/report/?pageid=1550
Only 38% of Republicans support funding embryonic stem cell research http://people-press.org/report/?pageid=1550
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