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by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 269 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 10:20 AM PST with 154 Recommends
I'm on a politics message board nearly every day, and actually READ what people on both sides of "The Aisle" say, think and do. The liberals/Democrats almost invariably make good sense, use facts ...
by Trebissky
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Dec 30, 2014 at 09:21 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Recently, I have joined two communities: one which is very conservative and another which is very liberal. In both, I was vetted—the gatekeepers wanted to know more about what I may or may not ...
by EmpowermentStartsHere
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 05:27 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Eric Alterman , the historian, journalist, educator and so on, has a piece titled " Why Liberals Need Radicals—and Vice Versa " now up on the webpages of the journal " Democracy ." In it, ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Sorry, Jesus, I know it's your season, but your birthday was just the sequel. Adam's story is humankind’s Godfather I . Think of it, in just about 2,000 Hemingwayesque words Genesis provides ...
by Capriccio
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 06:21 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Mr Christopher Ingraham of the Washington Post took to that newspaper's blog with an article , after someone counted up the number of Starbuck's Coffee shops and McDonalds versus the numbers of ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 03:29 PM PST with 8 Recommends
The people on each side of America's political divide are making a fundamental error at what might be ...
by AndySchmookler
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Nov 24, 2014 at 02:11 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Progressive and liberal leaning voices continue to be excluded from the room , so why do we continue to support the Democratic political machine?
by WhyldBill
Comment Count 91 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 07:57 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Republican House Speaker John Boehner delivered a pathetic 25-second video quip on his Facebook page, in response to President Obama'...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 152 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 09:17 PM PST with 351 Recommends
As expected, yesterday President Obama announced that he would be taking executive action to address the immigration problem. A lot of attention, of course, has been on the Republican response, ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 11:23 AM PST with 17 Recommends
This is too funny: WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) got a promotion on Thursday. She now has a seat at the Senate Democratic leadership table and, in a role created just for her, she ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 386 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 10:04 PM PST with 322 Recommends
While we are still conducting our postmortem on the reasons for the defeats suffered by the Democrats last week, let's take a view from the field of Cognitive Science. We will be hearkening back to ...
by bowlweevils
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 07:48 PM PST with 15 Recommends
For the past 50 years, conservatives have been steadily promoting their bigoted, hierarchical, blue-nosed, and profoundly anti-American view of life, starting with William F. Buckley, Jr. and ...
by MusicLover67
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 03:13 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Conservatism needs to be attacked. I have never heard any “official Democrat” ever address this issue. “Official Democrats” talk and act like Conservatism is sort of good, or that they are ...
by zip the pusa
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 12:06 PM PST with 20 Recommends
I need to vent because I am really pissed. Some of these views may have already been shared here in other diaries. I strongly believe that Democrats lost yesterday because they have no spine! Way ...
by mcgoverngreatpatriot
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 01:57 PM PST with 9 Recommends
According to the highly reliable Economist magazine, a recent survey by Pew Research Center says 73% of "consistently conservative" Americans are likely to cast a ballot on November 4th, while only ...
by ej heinemann
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2014 at 08:12 AM PST with 1 Recommend
"Liberals" need to abandon the fantasy that punishing Democrats for not being liberal enough by letting Republicans win the next election cycle will have the effect of accomplishing our policy wish ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 103 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 09:22 AM PST with 35 Recommends
This are two Facebook Groups I belong to: Democrats Only , the other Republicans Suck. This post really got to me! I dont' know how many people this person represents but its why we lose. Its ...
by Jamesleo
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Nov 01, 2014 at 02:55 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
As the 2014-midterm elections grind down to their conclusion, voters in many communities continue to be subjected to wave after wave of negative ads. The obvious solution is to take big money out ...
by bobburnett
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Nov 01, 2014 at 06:09 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
We've known for a while that liberals and conservatives inhabit different media worlds. Now a Pew Research Center study has documented it . The project -- part of a year-long effort to shed light ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2014 at 09:14 PM PDT with 10 Recommends