1996 Ad Shows Obama Spoke at Socialist Gathering


I know, this doesn’t come as much of a surprise, but maybe someone who doesn’t think President Obama is a socialist will see it and wake up. This is a 1996 ad for an event sponsored by the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), University of Chicago Democrats, and University of Chicago DSA. One of the featured speakers was state senate candidate Barack Obama.

Via Buzz Feed, where it’s also noted that Obama was very much for gay marriage back then. You know, before he became against gay marriage only to “evolve” back to being for gay marriage.

Here’s another nugget from Nice Deb: “As recently as 2004, Obama was publicly singing the praises of outed Communist Congressman Danny Davis…