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It isn't asking a whole lot to not be dismissive of an intelligent person who is giving a healthy dose of reality to the world at large on a regular basis, and who recently came under active attack ...
by Sklz711
Comment Count 268 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 07:03 PM PST with 881 Recommends
Last night every GOP fear about a Mitt Romney presidential candidacy came true. He couldn't stand up to Obama at all. There's only two weeks left to go. If this race is as close as the media ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 301 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 12:44 PM PDT with 881 Recommends
Multi-millionaire Nick Hanauer is no dummy. He sees the writing on the wall. I'd strongly suggest you read this entire piece titled "The pitchforks are coming . . . for us Plutocrats" And what do ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 741 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 09:15 AM PDT with 871 Recommends
Prepare to be floored by a speech against Corporate power for the ages. (T)his American Government of ours should never be on its knees before corporate power,
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 547 comments on Sat Jun 19, 2010 at 02:27 PM PDT with 840 Recommends
I found your hard work so inspiring. I found your continual contributions so encouraging. I also saw that you were getting wrapped up in rhetoric and ideas and not paying attention to the facts.
by aaronedge
Comment Count 1744 comments on Tue Nov 24, 2009 at 09:06 PM PST with 833 Recommends
Because Republicans pander to the most extreme part of their base, and Democrats insult their base and prefer to pander to Republicans. So let those REPUBLICANS work their asses off to elect Obama ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 2081 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 02:28 PM PDT with 826 Recommends
This is what we need to repeat for everyone.This is Reality. Share it. Repeat it ad infinitum. Make sure this reality - ~ actual ~ reality - is propagated everywhere. Help quench the pseudo-reality ...
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 189 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 05:59 AM PST with 776 Recommends
The following are excerpts from an article at HuffPo written by Joseph A. Palermo, who is an Associate Professor of American History at California State University. I strongly recommend that ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 522 comments on Thu Nov 18, 2010 at 08:35 AM PST with 724 Recommends
If you watch only one thing today, watch this. Short version: The GOP is a staggering corpse that is fading into irrelevance and the real future is in the fight between pro-corporate Democrats and ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 307 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 12:12 PM PDT with 640 Recommends
As we reach the end of the Zeroes, the first decade of the 21st century, it may seem an odd question to ask whether anyone has realized the previous decade, the 1990s, are over. Yet judging by the ...
by eugene
Comment Count 692 comments on Sun Dec 27, 2009 at 02:44 PM PST with 619 Recommends
This isn't chess. It's not checkers. It is people's lives we are talking about. The GOP is making their hostage taking nihilism the new normal. Republican threats amount to destroying the ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 713 comments on Tue Jan 01, 2013 at 11:37 AM PST with 573 Recommends
I have never in my life, a long and varied existence, seen so many victims gathered in one place, determined to believe they're being further victimized. Y'all have managed to equal the RW asshats ...
by I love OCD
Comment Count 1092 comments on Fri May 22, 2009 at 08:55 AM PDT with 573 Recommends
Because the Kos community is, as a whole, a liberal, activist, progressive community, many of us feel inherently at odds with certain other groups. Republicans? Well, yes , but not in this ...
by Serpents Choice
Comment Count 1148 comments on Wed May 27, 2009 at 12:02 AM PDT with 567 Recommends
Russia is BURNING. These are the ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 407 comments on Sun Aug 08, 2010 at 01:05 PM PDT with 489 Recommends
No this is not on taxes. This is on the broader issue of Whose Side Is the White House On? . James K. Galbraith "in a speech given on ...
by LWelsch
Comment Count 639 comments on Fri Dec 10, 2010 at 03:18 AM PST with 483 Recommends
Some of the better, IMHO, reality-based reads of the week (so far, still a day to go) on our economy: The Ongoing Destruction of Our Middle Class A piece currently running in the ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 629 comments on Fri Aug 20, 2010 at 10:17 PM PDT with 455 Recommends
It seems like a very popular rebuttal to any substantive criticism of Congressional Democrats or the Obama administration is met with a “see how President Palin will work out” rebuttal 
by clammyc
Comment Count 1044 comments on Sun Apr 11, 2010 at 07:22 AM PDT with 444 Recommends
Posting here on behalf of @Symbolman:
by TBTM Julie
Comment Count 487 comments on Thu Mar 04, 2010 at 07:35 PM PST with 443 Recommends
Short diary from me today. Have to go out soon too. Just thought that Kossacks would be very interested to read this. It is an open letter from an active duty Marine, setting down in black and ...
by AnnetteK
Comment Count 605 comments on Sat Mar 27, 2010 at 07:14 AM PDT with 429 Recommends
Please read this Reuters lead story from less than three hours ago. It speaks for itself. [http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/04/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE91P0W220130304 Obama renews budget offer ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 850 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 10:46 PM PST with 420 Recommends