Originally Answered: How many people believe that Obama is an evil socialist?
These are the friends of Obama before he was President.
The reason Obama sought these people out is that he agrees with them, he said so in his book.
Marilyn Katz: SDS, Socialist, CPUSA, CoC, Public Relations to Obama
Carl Davidson: SDS, Marxist Socialist, Professor, Small school workshop, leading activist in the Chicago break away Socialist/Communist, “New Party” founder of Progressives for Obama, DSA, Communist party split organization Committees of Correspondence CoC.
Mike Klonsky: SDS Weatherman, Maoist Communist, Small schools workshop, CoC
William Ayers: SDS Weatherman, Communist, UC Professor who writes curriculum for teaching teachers, Small schools workshop, CoC, Hugo Chavez honored him for his Socialist educational standards introduced to Venezuela.
Bernadine Dohrn: SDS Weatherman, Communist, Professor, Lawyer, CPUSA organization CoC
Mark Rudd: SDS Weatherman, Socialist, Professor, Progressives for Obama
Tom Hayden: SDS Weatherman, Communist, Professor, Advisory Board of Progressive Democrats of America, Initiated Progressives for Obama, CoC
Rev. Wright: Black Liberation Theology (Socialist) Racist Church, Obama’s Pastor
Rev. James Meeks: Black Liberation, Racist, Spiritual counsel, adviser, and friend
Tony Rezko: Chicago mobster, business associate, friend
Frank Marshall Davis: CPUSA Communist from Chicago, four year mentor to teenage Obama in Hawaii, on FBI security arrest list from 1957 forward.
Raila Odinga: ODM, Kenya Communist, Obama campaigned for his election in Kenya
Richard Falk: IADL Communist, America hater, Professor and friend until his death
Edward Said: Jew hater, America hater, Obama Professor and friend until his death
Roberto Unger: Communist, Obama Professor, friend
Rashid Khalidi: Jew hater, PLO, University of Chicago Professor friend, Obama fundraiser
John Holdren: (CZAR), Co author, Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment, advocates totalitarian world order and mass sterilization of population. I kid you not.
Gregory Craig: ACLU, Specializes in representing Communists. His clients include Castro and the Nicaraguan Communist Sandinistas. Obama`s White House Council.
Carl Sustein: Progressive (Socialist) Professor, friend. Wants legal 'rights' for livestock, wildlife and pets represented by PETA and ACLU.
Jessica Marshall: Chicago activist, national coordinator Young Communists YCLUSA, friend
Terrie Albano: YCLUSA and editor of the Communist Party USA newspaper Peoples Weekly World was an early and ardent backer of Obama, CoC.
Valerie Bowman Jarrett: Married for 5 yrs to Vernon Jarrett CPUSA member now deceased. Jarrett is the great niece of prominent Democratic Party leftist Vernon Jordan. Personal friend of SDS Socialist Marilyn Katz, Senior advisor to President Barack Obama
Timuel Black: Socialist Party SPUSA, Democratic Socialists of America DSA, Committees of Correspondence CoC, personal adviser and friend.
Alice Palmer: 1991 Illinois State Senator, Soviet world traveler, Socialist/Communist admirer, Chicago journalist, friend and employer of Barack Obama. Hand picked Obama as her senate seat successor and organized his coming out fund raiser at her friends William Ayers and Bernadine Dohrn’s home
Patrick Gaspard: New Jersey chapter of the Socialist/Communist, “New Party” Activist in the New Party offshoot, and CPUSA endorsed Working Families Party. White House political director for President-elect Barak Obama
Barbara Ehrenreich: Democratic Socialists of America DSA, New Party NP, Progressives for Obama, Committees of Correspondence CoC.
Lou Pardo: Socialist, DSA, New Party, CoC, organizer with and friend of Obama 1990’s
Quentin Young: YCLUSA Young Communist League, DSA, Obama’s doctor for 20 years
Rabbi Arnold Jacob Wolf: Democratic Socialists of America DSA, Vice chairman of Chicago Committee to ‘Defend the Bill of Rights’ the CPUSA most successful creation, friend of Ayers and Dohrn, friend of Obama
Cornel West: DSA vice-chair, New Party NP, Progressives for Obama, Obama's Black advisory Council, Black Liberation Theology speaker, friend of Rev. Wright, friend of Obama
Danny Davis: Democratic Socialists of America DSA, friend, political ally, Davis and Obama joined New Party NP together and were candidates for NP, CoC
Van Jones: Black Nationalist, Black Liberation Theology, Communist party split organization Committees of Correspondence CoC,, (CZAR) to Obama.
Carol Browner: (Global Warming CZAR) Socialist, member Socialist International
Gerald Kellman: Socialist Activist, Obama's boss.
Michelle Robinson, Obama: At Princeton she was Board member of Third World Center organization for 2 yrs. TWC is a College anti white segregationist group.
The common denominator here is Communist, Socialist, Marxist, anti Israel, racist, and Jew hater.