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In every age it has been the tyrant, the oppressor and the exploiter who has wrapped himself in the cloak of patriotism, or religion, or both to deceive and overawe the people. -Eugene Victor Debs ``
by JayRaye
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jan 02, 2015 at 11:00 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Over the last few decades workers in the steel industry have taken a significant hit.  This has left a huge loophole for Chinese steel manufactures to undercut US steel mills and gain a stronghold ...
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 07:23 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Cotton was first spun by machinery in England in 1730. English inventors in the 18th century began to automate textile cottage industry processes including carding, spinning and weaving. James ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu May 16, 2013 at 12:38 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
For decades now vulture capitalist like Mitt Romney have been taking good American jobs and shipping them overseas.  Bain Capitol was well known for this and this could have been one of the ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2013 at 10:46 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Desert Bighorn ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 04:59 PM PST with 98 Recommends
There are angels among us and this time of year they're disguised as jolly, white bearded, folks wearing lots of red, and sometimes - fur.
by Onomastic
Comment Count 53 comments on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 04:06 PM PST with 108 Recommends
Original Post on NH Labor News [http://wp.me/p2yHP6-1DT http://wp.me/p2yHP6-1DT] As we quickly move into the holiday shopping season I want to talk about how the small things we do can make a big ...
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 06:53 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Damn. This article made me LOL, spit coffee on my keyboard, vomit a little in my mouth and all those other computer-user things we do when we see or read something out- rageous on the Internet. New ...
by roseeriter
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2012 at 03:29 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
OK, I have to get something off my chest. Yesterday a Union Brother of mine contacted me to let me know that tomorrow (Today 09/21/12) was National Tradesmen Day. At first I thought, "Oh that's great,
by Todd Farally
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 04:28 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
No, I'm not talking about the latest excellent sales figures out of Chrysler (up 37%, just announced the addition of another 1,100 Michigan workers), Ford (up 10%) and GM (up 5%). No, I'm talking ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 175 comments on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 07:43 PM PST with 430 Recommends
Saturday was the day I had reluctantly agreed to go Christmas shopping with my wife. I love my wife, but I don't like shopping. I don't mind making a list of things and going to the store to buy them,
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 284 comments on Sun Dec 18, 2011 at 06:12 PM PST with 563 Recommends
And now, for something that has nothing to do with the oil spill. My athletic socks all had holes in them. They were mismatched, they were graying, they were beyond the help of darning. I decided,
by catwho
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jun 17, 2010 at 12:08 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
This diary is introduced for Daily Kos viewers, and is entitled "Name 10", simply for the purpose of asking all of you, who are called "consumers", to name 10 items you have purchased in the last ...
by LtdEdishn
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Oct 09, 2007 at 08:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends