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Hope! Change! Vision! Charisma! A New Democratic Party! I don't think there is a bigger supporter of Barack Obama on this site than I am. I have given the max to his campaign. I have made the ...
by Granny Doc
Comment Count 409 comments on Sun Jun 01, 2008 at 06:35 AM PDT with 671 Recommends
'I don't know about you, but I've had a snootful of that shit!' Trumka, unions warning Obama, Democrats to stop selling out to banks, Wall Street For the second time in a week, ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 410 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 10:36 AM PDT with 435 Recommends
My Congressman is Dan Lipinski. And today when the vast majority of House and Senate Democrats are celebrating the passage of the historic health care reform legislation, Dan Lipinski will not be ...
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Mar 23, 2010 at 08:11 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 11:09 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
I happened to flip to CSPAN yesterday, and was "lucky enough" to catch this very vocal panel discussion, on the differences between the Tea Party Movement and the Occupy Movement. Guess which one ...
by jamess
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2012 at 11:47 AM PST with 19 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 30, 2010 at 05:04 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Oct 16, 2010 at 07:31 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
This diary is primarily a recompilation of research and articles written by Laura Flanders for Grit TV this summer. LAURA FLANDERS is the host of The Laura Flanders Show coming to public television ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Aug 11, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I know I am not the only one who's shaking my head right now at the latest revelations that have come forth regarding now United States Senator, Roland Burris (D-IL)
by WeBetterWinThisTime
Comment Count 138 comments on Wed May 27, 2009 at 07:03 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
With only a couple of weeks left in this year's General Election campaign here in Chicago and voters having to face a monster ballot (with close to 100 separate selections to make on November 2) and ...
by Randall Sherman
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Oct 17, 2010 at 12:25 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Wed 1/11: Occupy UIC Speaks Out Against NDAA at Obama Fundraiser by Occupy Chicago Press Relations on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 1:27pm ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 07:32 PM PST with 15 Recommends
The Chicago Sun-Times, in an exclusive report, said that former Governor Rod Blagojevich, through his brother Robert,
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2009 at 06:07 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Seriously. GOTV is all I ask. For Alexi Giannoulias and the rest of the statewide ticket.
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Nov 01, 2010 at 12:27 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Oct 27, 2010 at 07:12 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Oct 13, 2010 at 01:49 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Stick with me folks, this is eventually going to come down to language.
by pvlb
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 04:44 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Alexi Giannoulias will win today's Democratic primary in Illinois. I know that is a bold statement, but it is true. Alexi's opponents, David Hoffman and Cheryle Jackson are both fine people and ...
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue Feb 02, 2010 at 08:04 AM PST with 12 Recommends
The chorus is growing louder against Senator Roland Burris. It is understandable when Republicans call for Burris to resign his United States Senate seat. And while only a handful of Democrats ...
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 04:04 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Originally posted in Jacobin Magazine. In public policy circles, crises are called “focusing events” — bringing to light a particular failing in government policy. They require government ...
by Tristero 312
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 08:49 AM PST with 10 Recommends
We are organizing visits to our aldermen to defend our first amendment freedoms. Chicago Ordinance O2011-9743 restricts protesting so severely that it in effect strips us of our ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 05:37 PM PST with 10 Recommends