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|Elizabeth Warren Podcast
Today on LeftAhead, we had the honor and privilege of hosting special guest and Senate Candidate Elizabeth Warren . It was a full show, but we ...
|Questions Media Didn't Ask about #OccupyBoston
Sometimes it's not just about what the media asks -- what they cover -- but what they don't cover and don't ask. Most of the issues over the coverage we saw, of what little coverage there was, ...
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Today, though you wouldn't know it from watching the MSM, 10,000 strong marched in solidarity across Boston and shut down the Charlestown Bridge. The people there were students, unions, seniors, the ...
|A Picture Speaks: Nuclear Disaster in Boston?
Now, wait, I know what you're saying -- not another disaster post? This is not "disasterbation," as one commenter I read elsewhere call it. I do not enjoy the fact that we have a serious problem here,
|Dear Parents, Please Save Your Freaking Kids From Massive Debt
One thing I never get about our country is why we don't make kids and teenagers truly know what things really cost. When I grew up -- and I don't think I was anywhere near alone -- I'd get thrown a $...
|My cousin was killed by a concealed weapon
I used to hate admitting this happened to my family: My precious cousin, Laura, was murdered, her life taken before she ever really had the chance to live it -- at only 19 years old. To be truthful, ...
|Draft Harmony Wu; Ditch HCR-Backstabbing Rep. Lynch
For those who don't know me, I'm a political blogger and podcaster who covers Massachusetts politics. I thought I'd pop ...
|Just Words: Obama Signs His Gay-Bone-Throw||Ryepower12||06/17/2009||156||10||-||16|
|Apologia: The Fierce Advocate Brigade
Like many, I found the opinion pushed by President Obama's Department of Justice re: ...
|Help Me Attend Netroots Nation!
Hey everyone, I'm a trying to attend Netroots Nation and I need your help! I'm one of the 100 or so people trying to get a scholarship through Democracy for America as I can't otherwise afford to ...
|Mooninites Admit to Causing Swine Flu
Claim to have brought pig back from homeworld BOSTON - Ignignokt and Err, the Mooninites responsible for ...
|Craigslist CEO favors illegal sex! Moral panic!
The Globe's at it again . This time,
|Craigslist is Very, Very Scary
According to the Boston Globe , if you use Craigslist, you may get hacked up into ...
|Congressman Tierney (D-MA) on Government
Every progressive should watch this video. I went to a public forum that my (progressive) congressman, John Tierney, hosted in Lynn, Massachusetts -- formerly the nation's Shoe City, now clinging ...
|Obama's Civil Union Stance Officially a Gimmick
There is a reason why President-Elect Obama has never offered up a good excuse as to why he doesn't support marriage equality for same-sex couples. Why? He supported full marriage equality for same-...
|Yo, Reid, Senate: Go Nuclear
Years ago, the Republicans threatened to undo the ancient filibuster rules in the Senate. Back then, less informed and more traditional, such a notion seemed absurd to this blogger. How could the US ...
|Ugh, Lou Dobbs on the Barbara West Biden Attack
Live on TV right now, Dobbs and his on-air minions are criticizing Biden for not answering Barbara West's "fair" and "professional" questions, and the minion was talking about 'well, why didn't he ...
|Video: McCain's First Palin VP Interview!
It took a lot of effort to dig this up, but I found McCane's first live interview with Governor Palin, when he asked her to serve as his Vice Presidential Nominee. Without further ado...
|Podcast: Bikes for Your Transportation
Mike , Lynne and I yakked it up ...
|Dragging Businesses, Kicking, Screaming, on Health Care
We'll call this a Massachusetts Case Study. Here's a little background info before we get to today's main point: dragging the business community along with us kicking and screaming. When ...
|Why are Casinos like the Borg?
A) They both think resistance is futile. B) Their aims are so devious that they make you feel dirty inside. C) They both pick on easy targets. D) All of the above. Answers below the fold...
|Ending Greyhound Racing Podcast
Listen live at 2:30 today, or over at LeftAhead anytime after the show. Here's the promo, from Mike:
|The Dangers of Bottled Water
Environmental havoc, they wreak . Since ...
|Listen in to Massachusetts Politics!
Two of the best bloggers in the Bay State Blogosphere - and I - have endeavored to bring the great people of Massachusetts and everyone else (whether they like it or not!) the best progressive ...
|Let's REALLY draft Al Gore!
I've been a huge proponent of Al Gore for a while now. I think he's learned a lot since his defeat in 2000 and, more importantly, has become a person who transcends himself and truly represents an ...
|Anthro at its Finest: Talking with College Republicans
One of the curious phenomenons of being a student at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth is the fact that, like most of the country, Young Republicans tend to outnumber the official college ...
|MA - Let the People Vote... Or ELSE!
Note: this is mostly cross-posted at Ryan's Take , my blog that focuses on Bay State politics. However, it has national implications, especially in ...
|If Mitt Romney Only Had a Heart
When a man's an empty kettle He should be on his mettle And yet I'm torn apart Just because I'm presumin' That I could be kind of human If I only had a heart ...
|The Boston Herald on Kerry's Joke: Laugable!!||Ryepower12||11/01/2006||15||1||-||12|
|Ma-Gov: Kerry Healey, "I'll Get You, My Pretty!"||Ryepower12||10/11/2006||3||2||-||10|
|Ma-Gov: Nasty Attacks Hypocritical (as Usual)||Ryepower12||10/10/2006||13||3||-||8|
|MA-Gov: Hope for Progressives Everywhere!||Ryepower12||09/12/2006||7||9||-||24|
|MA-SoS: My Interview with a Real Democrat||Ryepower12||09/06/2006||5||5||-||15|
|The Boston Globe Targets Deval Patrick||Ryepower12||08/20/2006||8||7||-||2|
|Democrats Swiftboating Democrats: Just Say No!||Ryepower12||08/10/2006||13||8||-||5|
|Democrats Swiftboating Democrats||Ryepower12||08/08/2006||26||25||1||56|
|Joe Lieberman and a Little Metaphor||Ryepower12||08/05/2006||16||1||-||3|
|MA-9: Media IGNORES the Race!! Outrageous!||Ryepower12||07/11/2006||13||8||1||11|
|One More Reason Massachusetts > New York (Gay Marriage!)||Ryepower12||07/06/2006||31||4||-||5|
|Why Do I Read Larry Sabato? Corruption ISN'T Bi-Partisan!!||Ryepower12||05/10/2006||6||2||-||-|
|The Power of Words and Articulation in Winning Elections||Ryepower12||05/04/2006||55||28||10||152|
|New Evidence on Iran: Helping President Bush Declare War||Ryepower12||04/12/2006||23||20||-||-|
|Deval Patrick, a true progressive candidate, at UMASS Dartmouth||Ryepower12||04/11/2006||8||5||-||1|
|Freaky Friday: The Gay Cure Website!||Ryepower12||04/07/2006||2||7||-||-|
|US Beware: Mitt Romney Finally Has Something (Meaningful) to Talk About||Ryepower12||04/06/2006||23||1||1||-|
|New Bay State Ruling: Gay Marriage vs. Archaic Law.. Guess Which Wins?||Ryepower12||03/30/2006||9||2||-||1|
|Karl Rove Backstabbing Cheney's Office: What's Really Going On?||Ryepower12||03/27/2006||32||8||-||-|
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