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I'm very angry tonight, because an strain of anti-intellectualism has reared its ugly head on this website, and in the process of doing so, has personally attacked me as a worker in the field of ...
by MichaelNY
Comment Count 471 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 04:17 AM PDT with 367 Recommends
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has a habit of telling the truth about his "divide and conquer" governing style, but only when he is talking to one of his billionaire donors (or someone he thinks is ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 165 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 02:53 PM PST with 214 Recommends
Scott (rewarder of supporters/donors and punisher of opponents) Walker (R - Gov, FitzWalkerStan) opened his mouth and some words fell out that he's trying to walk back. Oops! Two and a half years ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 64 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 12:48 PM PDT with 163 Recommends
Well. I went and did it. I put this sign was put in my yard this morning. Let's see how long it lasts, shall we? It's nothing but the truth: by cutting education ...
by GenerationExtant
Comment Count 69 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 01:33 PM PDT with 127 Recommends
As the Tea Party Nation, with their Tea Party Leaders, like Walker, like Ryan, like Cantor, continue blame Unions for all that's wrong in America; as they continue to pit worker against worker, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Jun 06, 2012 at 06:44 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
The Overpass Light Brigade, Wisconsin's "lite brite" political messengers, were in Madison on Saturday night, and the Madison area community of activists showed up by the dozens to hold letters, ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 62 comments on Mon May 14, 2012 at 07:50 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
Regardless of whether or not Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R-Divide and Conquer) survives a recall effort against him, he will never be able to live down his "divide and conquer" remarks that he ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 75 comments on Fri May 18, 2012 at 03:19 AM PDT with 90 Recommends
There were several lazer-like discussions about what Wisconsin means, on Up this morning, in case you missed it. Chris Hayes thinks "Wisconsin is a Microcosm of American Politics" ... a pivotal ...
by jamess
Comment Count 73 comments on Sun Jun 03, 2012 at 09:08 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Like some 380,000 others , I'm a Green Bay Packers shareholder--hence, an "NFL Owner" of the only community-owned major professional sports franchise in the United States. While I'll never see any ...
by docciavelli
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Jul 10, 2012 at 01:33 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
I've been listening all week to NPR "Bridging the Divide" that has run as a leitmotif throughout all their news/commentary programming and something about it has been grating. Then it hit me while ...
by SteveG
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Jan 26, 2007 at 05:30 AM PST with 40 Recommends
There's one thing they tell you when you start a cancer treatment schedule, sitting there in wide-eyed horror and shock. "I know this all seems unthinkable right now, but believe it or not, it will ...
by Diane Gee
Comment Count 99 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 06:45 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Grand Junction Colorado ...
by soothsayer99
Comment Count 286 comments on Thu Nov 04, 2010 at 04:06 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
The "divide and conquer" agenda is alive and well, in the land 'common sense' forget. Triumphant Governor Scott Walker sees an untapped potential in the Pension system for Wisconsin Public Employees.
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jun 25, 2012 at 04:37 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Wisconsin state capitol “You’ll never make it through boot camp,” my dad said as we stood there at the intersection of the old Milwaukee Road freight tracks and East Washington Avenue. It was ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jun 05, 2012 at 06:00 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
How is it that 2% of a population in a democratic nation can wage a successful class war against the other 98%? This should be something of a paradox. Why don't those 98% come together at election ...
by greywolfe359
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 11:52 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Months ago I had seen this video clip from what looks to be an excellent documentary. Just today a trailer was released and, thankfully, the clip that peaked my interest was included. In it ...
by mulvennk
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu May 10, 2012 at 08:53 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Perhaps no one cares about this. But I'll give it the good try anyhow. I've been reading the various responses to the diaries that write about the foreclosure remedies being discussed by the ...
by SusanL143
Comment Count 122 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2009 at 06:58 AM PST with 27 Recommends
I am back to work, and actually excited about being a wage slave once again - the pay is good, but the training hours are brutal. 60 hour weeks are not what they were when I was 21. 51 is a whole '...
by Diane Gee
Comment Count 137 comments on Sun Sep 07, 2014 at 02:47 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
The latest pile of hypocrisy from the government, the opposition and the media concerns a tweet from Diane Abbott ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Jan 06, 2012 at 03:07 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Real fears, real traumas, and the very real inequalities within the social fabric are in danger of being used to rip apart the opposition against the extremely powerful ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2007 at 01:01 PM PDT with 25 Recommends