Whether you think a compromise was necessary or not, I defy anyone to defend the negotiation in this reported deal .
In exchange for concessions on tax policy with a value of approximately a ...
No more hostage taking. No more playing a Republican game that causes so many people pain. The so called "Fiscal Cliff" is drama speak, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Those two words ...
In military detention you are subject to the whim of a commander, as Bradley Manning was during his year in Quantico, ...
This morning, as roughly 160 dedicated and knowledgeable Americans put their freedom at risk to call attention to the horrific risks created by Tar Sands ...
There’s been discussion about President Obama’s speech in Iowa as it relates to public sector employees who have a retirement plan generally considered to be better than that of the average ...
Many are sitting here shocked that a Democratic President, Barack Obama is freely and willing to cut benefits from Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Programs that the public PAYS INTO from ...
In the 1990’s, the comedy of Roseanne Barr had a polarizing effect on America. Many saw her take on Middle Class life in small town America as a reflection of their own lives. Many others simply ...
I've been reading through the executive summary of the "balanced" plan. This plan is ...
First the number of wildfires this winter and spring were unusually high. Then the tornadoes and the extreme storms that hatched them were unusually numerous and destructive. Then the flooding was,
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Because we have ...