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A New Level of Ridiculousness for Republican Obstructionism
Dear Senate Republicans, Congratulations on finally coming to your senses and confirming Robert E. Bacharach for a seat on the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. While this story probably won’...
Frank Lee Speaking 02/27/2013 5 15 - -
We Deserve a Vote
The President repeated this phrase numerous times at the end of his State of the Union address, and to great effect: taking a shot at the abuse of the filibuster while speaking of gun control ...
Frank Lee Speaking 02/14/2013 4 3 1 -
Assault Weapons, Bullying, Flat Taxes, and Rational Conversation
As part of his series on gun control in America, Piers Morgan has invited a number of political adversaries on his show to discuss the issue. The most famous interview so far has probably been with ...
Frank Lee Speaking 02/08/2013 36 9 - -
You Keep Using that Phrase 'The Right to Bear Arms.' I Do Not Think It Means What You Think It Means
Every time a high profile incidence of gun violence makes national headlines, there is a renewed call to revisit our gun control laws. And just as predictably, there are those who raise their voices ...
Frank Lee Speaking 12/18/2012 10 4 - -
Three Questions I Doubt Anyone Will Ask At the Debate Tonight
Since tonight's debate is a town hall debate, I started thinking about the questions I would ask the candidates if I had the opportunity. I came up with 3 questions that I think are very important. ...
Frank Lee Speaking 10/16/2012 8 1 - -
I Don’t Know Who Won the Debate Last Night, but I Can Tell You Who Lost
I didn’t watch the debate last night. And I've done my best to avoid watching any coverage of it either, at least before writing this. All I know right now is the Huffington Post says reporters ...
Frank Lee Speaking 10/04/2012 8 11 - 255
Mitt Romney is About the 100%?!
Mitt Romney has made plenty of gaffes and controversial comments, and there is certainly no lack of criticism from within his own party, or without. But in trying to put out the fire that he started ...
Frank Lee Speaking 09/21/2012 1 4 - 81
Even if Obama Wins, America May Still Lose
Kos just posted an article titled Obama is Winning, Period , and I tend to agree with this assessment, but I have to follow it up with a big fat so what? To paraphrase something Harvey Weinstein ...
Frank Lee Speaking 08/02/2012 33 6 - 291
What's Wrong With Occupy
I didn't go to the May Day protests. I did my best to keep up with the coverage though, and aside from the few instances of mayhem that made everyone look bad, and the police brutality that made ...
Frank Lee Speaking 05/09/2012 49 1 - 219
Stop the Redistribution of Wealth!
Let's not pretend that wealth has ever been distributed evenly, or that the rich and powerful have never sought to exploit the poor and powerless. The reality is that wealth gets redistributed all ...
Frank Lee Speaking 05/08/2012 29 3 1 107
The People's Primer: On Government
The following is one of the opening sections of The People's Primer, a project being put together by the Concerned Citizens Coalition, The Movement to Restore Sanity, and the Save America Movement. ...
Frank Lee Speaking 05/03/2012 3 - - 43
I Confess: I'm A Conservative
I’ve made it a point the last few years of talking to a lot of self-described Libertarians, and the increasingly rare breed known as moderate Republicans in order to understand their thoughts on ...
Frank Lee Speaking 02/02/2012 36 12 - 308
When the Revolution Comes
A message for the 1% by Michael McStokes It is a most disconcerting feeling to those on their way to their place of employment to be faced with parks, streets, ...
Frank Lee Speaking 01/10/2012 12 22 - 207
Occupy the GOP
Frank Lee Speaking 12/22/2011 15 7 - 154
Why We Occupy
A t the last general assembly I attended in Los Angeles’ Solidarity Park, on the night the occupiers first expected to get evicted, the focus topic of the evening was “Why We ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/30/2011 9 10 - 69
Hope is a tattered flag and a dream of time.
An Excerpt from The People, Yes by Carl Sandburg. 1936. And who is the people? The people is Everyman, everybody. Everybody is you and me and all others. What everybody says is what we all say. ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/23/2011 2 5 1 46
Letting the 1% Make Our Arguments For Us
Frankly speaking, the 1% can make our argument for us better than anyone else. So here's what I'm doing. I'm taking CitiGroup's 2005 ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/18/2011 12 15 1 116
Occupy is a Terrible Name for a Movement
Before too many people get all up in arms over the title, let me just say that I stand in solidarity with the Occupy demonstrators, and cannot even begin to express my gratitude for what they have ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/16/2011 13 5 - 129
99 Quotes to Occupy Your Mind
Part 1 of 12: On The People We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/12/2011 3 9 1 64
Re: Ohio's Amendment to Prohibit Health Care Mandates, Liberty, Socialism, and Democratic Strategy
An open letter Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Florida Congresswoman, DNC Chair, and Vice Chair of the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee.
Frank Lee Speaking 11/10/2011 6 2 - 70
99% Isn't Enough: We're All In This Together
If we put our trust in the common sense of common men and 'with malice toward none and charity for all' go forward on the great adventure of making political, economic and social ...
Frank Lee Speaking 11/08/2011 23 7 - 114
We Are Here To Inspire A Movement
by Ruth Bonnet I went to New York last week to scatter the ashes of Jack, my beloved border collie of 12 years, who lived with me there before we moved to Los Angeles. I ...
Frank Lee Speaking 10/23/2011 14 23 - 187
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