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Hey everyone. My first diary in a long while. Something I've been mulling for years and just never seen articulated quite in this way. So here goes, and I'll try to keep it short. All this recent ...
by pistols at dawn
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 06:42 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
Yes, the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a farce. Worse, it is a scandal, even worse; every one in government is committing treason publicly by supporting it and without fear of consequence. Frankly, ...
by thepanamarick
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 01:04 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
(photo credit: Nick Sherman ) From The New York Times Editorial Board in a piece titled, " A New Phase in Anti-Obama Attacks ": It is a peculiar, but unmistakable, ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 272 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 07:47 PM PDT with 461 Recommends
I laughed out loud the other morning when I opened the print edition of the Houston Chronicle. The front page headline read Koch funded Libre Initiative looks to mobilize Latino voters. I like to ...
by Libby Shaw
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 02:47 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
(photo: Occupy Wall Street, 2011 by Paul Stein ) From Paul Krugman in The New York Times : Ah: I see that there was a Twitter exchange among Brad DeLong, James Pethokoukis,
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 290 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 08:17 PM PDT with 469 Recommends
IF a terrorist group found a way to poison the air and water millions of Americans depend on, IF they found a way to inflict long-lasting effects on health and well-being while ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 10:33 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I've had other things to worry about these last few days, and maybe my thinking is off because of that. Here, hough are some thouhts I have on what the Democratic Party on my behalf has to do about ...
by textus
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 08:44 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
From [http://progressivepopulist.blogspot.com/2015/03/editorial-treacherous-opposition.html The Progressive Populist] The letter written by freshman Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), which seeks to ...
by jcullen
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 03:12 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Recently forty-seven Republicans signed an open letter (initiated by some sod-kicking clod from Arkansas whose been in the Senate all of sixty days) to the mullahs in Iran stating their opposition ...
by Jerry Anderson
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 12:03 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
When in the course of Washington politics it becomes necessary for one Branch of Government to investigate the conduct of another, a Special Prosecutor is appointed, with broad powers limited only ...
by pbradley
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 04:42 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The 47 Traitors who wrote the letter to the Iranian Government undercutting their own country, were not mistaken, or ill advised, as some have said. If you look at who owns these Senators, who pays ...
by Arrogant Ape
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 09:32 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Highly ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 267 comments on Sat Mar 14, 2015 at 04:16 PM PDT with 400 Recommends
The lamestream media, so aptly named by Sarah Palin, seems genetically incapable of playing more than one move at a time in the chessboard of politics. In December 2013 , I asked if Congress would ...
by Paul Abrams
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Mar 13, 2015 at 10:50 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The outrage has been palpable. The excuses have been lame. The support for the actions of these 47 Senators has been non-existent. Will this culminate in charges being brought against these seditious,
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 05:01 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I’ve heard a lot of folks calling for The Forty-Seven to be charged with treason for the disgraceful letter they wrote to Iran. Regardless of their actual guilt, I think it is safe to say that ...
by RickSchwartz
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 11:50 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Talk Show conspiracy theories underpin those enraptured by the feeding frenzy of a scandal fixated Media, droning on about email guidelines not followed 10/1995—02/2013 before State Department ...
by The Reasonable Voice
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 05:35 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
This latest action by the Republican 47 is unprecedented and capable of causing international mischief. If Our (particular) democracy is seen to be incapable of entering into binding international ...
by cuddytom
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 02:28 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
It appears the the Republicans may have finally over-extended themselves. Their actions over the last few weeks have gone way beyond anything a sane person would regard as civil discourse and ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 360 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 06:29 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
There has long been a great deal of posturing by the Republican Party that they were the only true, absolute, lovers of America. Recently they have been augmented by a group that claims to love ...
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 07:08 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
What doomed the Federalist Party was an effort among its members to attmpt to negotiate behind James Madison's with the British over the War of 1812. After this, the party never had ballot access in ...
by textus
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 04:22 PM PDT with 13 Recommends