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The IWW has been accused of pushing women to the front. This is not true. Rather, the women have not been kept in back, and so they have naturally moved to the front. -Elizabeth Gurley Flynn ``````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Countering the GOP “Sabotage America” Campaign By Susan C. Strong As everybody knows, our GOP-dominated Congress is deep into a full scale “sabotage America” campaign. Everything is ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 09:22 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Actually, the Right is more than wrong. It's behavior and policies are scary, dangerous and are an unmitigated disaster. The social media had been on fire last week with shares and hashtags that ...
by Libby Shaw
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 01:13 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
What happens when the contempt of elected officials for the duly elected POTUS (twice, thank you) trumps loyalty to one's country and its Constitution. This is especially true when these same ...
by Libby Shaw
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Mar 14, 2015 at 12:45 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Did you hear that the Republicans in the House have found a new way to interfere in the President's negotiations with Iran? Now ...
by TheodorP
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 11:07 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
The Republicans feel they are taking the right tack in confusing voters. They've won over some Hispanic voters in Colorado, it seems they've won over quite a few female voters as well. Colorado Sen. ...
by jonnybullet
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 02:33 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
A few months ago, I found an old paperback book called _Skis Against the Atom_ by Captain Knut Haukelid (London: William Kimber and Company, 1954) and bought it. As a lifelong skier with a father ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 324 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 12:05 PM PDT with 256 Recommends
You guys thought that Pussy Riot got it tough. Sister Megan Rice, 84, got help and broke in to the Y-12 nuclear weapons facility at Oak Ridge, Tennessee. They painted bible verses on one of the ...
by waterstreet2013
Comment Count 239 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 07:53 PM PST with 41 Recommends
Hattip to tweet from Ryan Lizza : Robert Durando is the general manager of the George Washington Bridge. In this email he spoke of implementing "diversions that further congested the borough":
by SemDem
Comment Count 56 comments on Sun Jan 12, 2014 at 08:20 PM PST with 183 Recommends
In November President Barack Obama announced the latest results in his administration's desire to come to a peaceful agreement with Iran in terms of its nuclear ambitions: Since I took office, I’...
by NedSparks
Comment Count 105 comments on Sun Dec 22, 2013 at 11:00 AM PST with 109 Recommends
HHS has refused to release the documents Issa subpoenaed. Citing prior leaks, HHS says Issa can’t be trusted. Ignore the scan of Issa's tortured brain splatter (shown below) to see if the The ...
by Marnie1
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 08:50 PM PST with 5 Recommends
“It’s not a small group of republicans” [that are responsible for the obstruction, sabotage and an anti real person agenda - that's me chiming in ] Alex Wagner hosting ‘...
by Eric Nelson
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 03:35 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Reframing “Obamacare” Now by Susan C. Strong The administration’s decision to adopt the Right’s “Obamacare” frame for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been incomprehensible for a long ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Dec 03, 2013 at 07:57 AM PST with 0 Recommends
On Thursday, Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) blogged about his attempts to sign up for ObamaCare: Earlier this afternoon, I sat down to try and enroll in the DC exchange under the president’s health ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 62 comments on Sat Nov 23, 2013 at 07:10 PM PST with 327 Recommends
President Obama should have NEVER apologized for his "if you like your healthcare plan, you can keep it" promise, and that's because he never actually lied about that : President Obama has been ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Nov 15, 2013 at 03:14 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Amongst all the stories about the roll out of the Affordable Care Act, Michael Lind from Salon had this great write up in last Monday's issue about what the right might be missing from all of this. ...
by restondem
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 11:01 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Okay, just laying out some observations with some questions, 1) The software company in charge of writing the code cut its teeth with the Bush administration. That means that somewhere, somehow ...
by wilbur
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Oct 21, 2013 at 11:59 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
In the last 3 weeks, we've seen the rollout of Obamacare's online signup program and the end of the TeaBagger-led shutdown, guaranteeing that the program will continue for the near future. But ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 05:14 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
From Talking Points Memo : “With the Obama administration poised for a huge public education campaign on healthcare reform, Republicans and their allies are mobilizing a counter-offensive ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 99 comments on Thu Jul 25, 2013 at 08:21 AM PDT with 167 Recommends
With enough isolation and security, it's possible to protect most systems from outside attack. Concerted efforts may overwhelm the system temporarily, and every point of ingress adds ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 196 comments on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 162 Recommends