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Many people chafe at the corporate powers that control some of our governments and much of our lives. Some dare to imagine how to spark a nationwide or worldwide challenge to their authority. ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 75 comments on Sun Jan 12, 2014 at 11:40 PM PST with 101 Recommends
You..ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones Sunday April 5, 1903 - More on Our ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Apr 05, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
In fact, Republicans in the past two years have gone hog-wild heightening middle class fear and uncertainty. In addition to demanding cuts to programs crucial to middle class certainty like Medicare ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 08:15 AM PST with 12 Recommends
After President Obama was reelected, I believed the people had spoken and the war being waged by the Karl Roves and the Koch brothers and the Sheldon Edelmans was over and the good guys had won. Boy ...
by eve
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 09:38 AM PST with 14 Recommends
I’m not claiming actual knowledge of why the Indiana legislature is trying to force a right to work law on its electorate, though I think I know the real reason and state my opinion below. But I ...
by Jim3K
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jan 07, 2012 at 03:00 AM PST with 3 Recommends
is a must read. If you think the Boeing-IAM settlement stopped anything, think again. The NLRB is down to three members. If it goes to 2, it ceases to function. And Senate Republicans are ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 03:31 AM PST with 19 Recommends
As the time for the 1952 election approached, the writing was on the wall. Some of us die-hards were with Truman who, in the unsteady post-war climate, had really done a respectable job. I ...
by Charlotte Lucas
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Dec 10, 2011 at 12:49 PM PST with 35 Recommends
The incredibly positive energy in which many of us have basked at Wisconsin's capitol this week has been magnificent. Never before have I felt such a powerful sense of solidarity with my union ...
by workersuntie
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Feb 19, 2011 at 03:37 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Good evening, Daily Kos readers. This is your afternoon open thread to discuss all things Hill-related. Use this thread to praise or bash Congresscritters, share a juicy tip, ask questions, offer ...
by CA Berkeley WV
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Mar 23, 2010 at 08:58 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Joe McCarthy voted for it. So did Richard Nixon. John F. Kennedy voted against it. Harry Truman vetoed it, but it still became law. On June 23, it will be 62 years old, and it still casts a long ...
by Chris Mahin
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Jun 22, 2009 at 08:07 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by Public D
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2008 at 02:30 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
There has been much talk lately about the state of the middle-class, the insecurity of workers, and the flat-lining of wages in America. Much of the debate has revolved around the changes in ...
by Forgiven
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 07:02 AM PST with 9 Recommends