Middle America

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Middle America

1. the territories between the US and South America: Mexico, Central America, Panama, and the Greater and Lesser Antilles
2. the US middle class, esp those groups that are politically conservative
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Middle Americans now face [the imperative] of constructing their own autonomous political movement that can take back their nation rather than assisting the new underclass and the globalist ruling class in breaking it up.
Shunning Nixon's past gives the reader little material with which to judge the book's argument that Nixon attempted to assemble a new majority not out of "electoral expediency," but rather because he believed "his political concerns matched those of the middle Americans whose votes he sought" (235).
We are now seeing the results of decades of political indifference to the well-being of not just the poorest Americans but of many who cling perilously to life as middle Americans.
To me, part of the reason for circulation decline is the fact that for many Middle Americans, we don't see our values reflected in the nation's news coverage.
A bunch of puritanical Middle Americans have no right to decide who loves whom and who are joined in a formal and legally binding union.
All the insightful commentary of NCR, America, Commonweal and the like does not seem to reach Middle Americans, who are embracing this war as a defense of their freedoms.
As politicians in Washington worry more about the stock market, global capitalism, and the war on terror, rather than the effects on society of a generation of radical cultural policies that have undermined traditional mores, it may be up to middle Americans, increasingly distressed by the effects of such wholesale change on their communities and beliefs, to prevent the death of the west.
His 1996 "stealth campaign" for the White House was too sporadic to reach most middle Americans and too sectarian in its exclusive focus on economic issues to address many of the marginalized.
Universal's medical comedy ``Patch Adams'' continued writing a winning prescription at the nation's box office but severe snow storms kept many Middle Americans at home during the New Year's weekend, studio sources said Sunday.
The middle Americans who fill the casinos, you see, don't really want to spin the wheel, throw the dice, or take the chance.
The cultural elite deplored by Gingrich is in fact liberally sprinkled with elite-breakers: women, people of color, the sons and daughters of working-class Americans, and sturdy middle-class middle Americans.
He says the reason is to protect white people from "quotas," just as he says the reason to exclude the HIV-infected is to protect straight Middle Americans from AIDS.

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