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I just posted a response to a comment that practically nobody will see, except perhaps the commenter. Since it was long & was in reference to persistent claims that Nader is to blame for Gore not ...
by yunohu
Comment Count 116 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 07:07 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
So I watched it again. And it made me cry again. More below the divider doodle.
by bigjacbigjacbigjac
Comment Count 270 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 09:37 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
Much has been made in the political realm that Hillary Clinton is the presumptive presidential nominee for the Democratic Party, but she hasn't actually launched her campaign. Former Maryland Gov. ...
by hinterlandg
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 01:59 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Now I know that Scott Walker carries his ego on his head...on that bald spot which keeps growing with each stupid statement as this one Here`s what my presidentail wannabe guy said about his and ...
by Ole Texan
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 09:50 AM PST with 23 Recommends
We all know that what is wrong with this country is that it lacks a hereditary monarchy. If we had a monarchy with a strong ruler at the top we could finally get things accomplished. No more messing ...
by FreedomandCap
Comment Count 76 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 06:00 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Back in the fall I had the unique pleasure of seeing Sen. Sanders speak at a local bookstore in a small group setting. There were no more than 40 people there, and he stayed for over an ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 06:35 AM PST with 4 Recommends
As of this writing, there are more than 21 months until the next election for president on Nov. 8, 2016. Yet to no one’s surprise, there’s no shortage of polling data for political pundits to ...
by Molly Weasley
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 11:12 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Neither of these women hinder or help the Emerging Democratic Majority. Egberto Willes in ...
by Armando
Comment Count 157 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2015 at 07:36 AM PST with 56 Recommends
No political magician will defeat the forces that have come to dominate America. No manifesto will deliver us from the plutocrats, the oligarchs, the corporadoes...whatever you want to call them. ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 345 comments on Sun Dec 07, 2014 at 10:40 AM PST with 303 Recommends
After a disaster of an election even with your guy winning but by a smaller margin then expected...a good time off and then to take a look again is in order to see where we are and where we should go.
by restondem
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 10:55 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Let's Do What Works and Call it Capitalism By Dan Riker Part II. Chapter 3. Parties and Politics in America: The Changes in America Favor Progressives “(T)he size of the minority ...
by Dan Riker
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Sep 24, 2014 at 12:45 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Senator Warren will be making her debut on The Late Show With David Letterman tomorrow night, September 3rd, at 11:35pm on CBS. http://bit.ly/...
by DemProgStrategist
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 05:07 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
In my last post , I focused on Jeb Bush as being a very formidable threat to Hillary should he decide to run in 2016. In this post, I will focus on the threat Rand Paul would pose to Hillary should ...
by DemProgStrategist
Comment Count 114 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2014 at 04:26 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
It is my firm belief that, if Republicans run a centrist Republican such a Jeb Bush in 2016, we as Democrats should prefer an Elizabeth Warren vs. Jeb general election battle, and not Hillary ...
by DemProgStrategist
Comment Count 117 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 02:46 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
The electoral college (EC) has many, many flaws. It leads to an unhealthy focus on swing states; it compounds the effect of the Senate in over-weighting the smallest states; and its byzantine ...
by homunq
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Apr 20, 2014 at 02:22 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Peter Nicholas perceives Clinton Tacks Right of Obama on Foreign Policy, and notes how she is laying the groundwork to differentiate herself from President Obama if she runs for President in 2016, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 35 comments on Sat Mar 22, 2014 at 10:13 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Stephen Wolf published an awe-inspiring, comprehensive diary here last month about what an Appalachian state would look like, demographically and politically speaking. Substantively, I have nothing ...
by nimh
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 10:57 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Dear Senator Warren, Please consider this letter an urgent call for help. Our nation is in distress, and when it comes to political leadership, there doesn't seem to be any. At least not at ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 73 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 01:08 AM PST with 34 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
We should all be working to pass an amendment to get rid of the Electoral College.
by FroggyGirl
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Sep 07, 2013 at 05:29 PM PDT with 3 Recommends