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Guardian UK Overstock.com has said they have rejoined ALEC to fight on internet tax increase. Let's reiterate; there is no good excuse to be a member of ALEC. Controversial lobbying group Alec has ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Dec 24, 2014 at 06:39 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Former US Senate candidate, Dr. Scott Noren, is calling for a National Boycott of all Walmart Stores on December 22nd from opening til close. I think this is more effective than just telling people ...
by DoctorNoren
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2014 at 04:23 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I feel so helpless. And hopeless. This was on my cousin's Facebook page today, in response to him saying the looting was wrong. I tried to explain that when people feel powerless, they act. But then ...
by adigal
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 05:10 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Progressives are going to get absolutely nowhere until they take control of the message. And only by reforming network TV can they do that. The Internet may be the coming wave when it comes to news, ...
by SmallTownHick
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 09:02 AM PST with 16 Recommends
The misogynistic, right wing reactionary bigots of #GamerGate are still at it. And this time, they've taken a page from our progressive playbook. The Washington Post reports that the lynch mob has ...
by SethRightmer
Comment Count 91 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2014 at 12:40 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
Today, I found out: Jimmy John's forces employees to sign non-compete clauses ...lest they take a job at Subway. The owner also likes to shoot big-game in Africa as reported here . Add that to ...
by Yamaneko2
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 03:22 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
https://www.facebook.com/BadCopNoDonuts/photos/a.1538270479743024.1073741827.1538269576409781/1548179015418837/?type=1 This is a story about someone who created a Facebook page that is thrilled when ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 03:36 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Today, eBay defended their membership in ALEC, as if it were just a troop of Boy/Girl Scouts. This is my response on their page at http://qu.ebay.com/survey?srvName=globalheader+(footer-US). I ...
by CAOgdin
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 02:57 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Dear Rich: I was not satisfied with our earlier conversation about State Farm's involvement with the right-wing political group ALEC. I've lined up some competitive quotes, and I'm ready to switch.
by Chango
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 07:39 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Sorry, Paul Hogarth of Daily Kos, but I will not sign your petition telling Kroger that I am counting on them to keep customers and employees safe. That would be counter-productive and dishonest. I ...
by sandyknauer
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2014 at 10:12 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
In an movie called "Trading Places", the great comic , Edward Regan Murphy said that "the best way to hurt rich people , is to make them poor people". Let's see if this works.
by kid funkadelic
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 06:47 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
News broke this week that Go Fund Me, the popular crowd-sourcing site, bans all funding projects for any pro-choice campaigns, but accepts pro-life campaigns. I hope you will join me in the ...
by Lollardfish
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Sep 14, 2014 at 05:05 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
I've seen plenty of lists of corporations/businesses or corporations'/businesses' products to boycott. I'd like to start a list of corporations/businesses to support. I'd be interested to see if ...
by offtherack007
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 10:27 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I case you missed it, Burger King has decided to do a tax inversion. I sent them the following boycott email, and encourage others to do so. --------------------------------------------------------
by jmbar2
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 11:27 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
by 47songs
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 09:32 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
No, this isn't a War Diary. So you can feel free to read on. If anything, this is a Peace Diary. Because it explains how you can help to be a force for Peace, Human Rights, and Dignity for an ...
by Celtic Merlin
Comment Count 138 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 04:54 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Walgreens is deciding whether to renounce their US citizenship and move their headquarters overseas. Besides boycotting such selfish stateless multinationals, the best way for We the People to ...
by gnosticator
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Aug 04, 2014 at 09:08 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I had occasion to visit the privy this morning--I know, too much information. However, if you're visiting a privy or having your constitutional in the privacy of a running-water bathroom, we're all ...
by commonmass
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2014 at 08:54 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
In the mid-19th century, influenced by the nationalism then sweeping much of the continent, some European Jews concluded that the remedy to centuries of persecution and pogroms in Europe and Russia ...
by Flyswatterbanjo
Comment Count 161 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 01:32 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
This is a short diary. Ted Nugent is a stochastic terrorist. The Nazis were stochastic terrorists. And yes I am making a direct connection to Ted Nugent and Naziism. This is not Godwin's Law, it ...
by ratprique
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Jul 26, 2014 at 06:09 PM PDT with 10 Recommends