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Progressives have been on the defensive when talking about a women’s right to make choices about continuing pregnancies and family planning. In addition, social conservatives have been successful ...
by dgrhoads
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 03:59 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
cross-posted at MN Progressive project The Democratic Party of the my senate district recently started a book club with the intention of focusing on messaging and explaining Democratic values (no, ...
by ericf
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 10:14 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
One class of citizens gets swept up and crammed into "holding cells" -- denied the basic America Right of knowing why they're being held. (the other class, is doing the "sweeping" ...) They are ...
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 10:22 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
As she tweeted today, Hillary Clinton welcomed Bernie Sanders to the Democratic race for President in 2016. In an unexpected sign of respect Clinton even echoed those Issues, that she actually ...
by jamess
Comment Count 68 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:32 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
When are we going to have a "War on Stupidity" ... ? [ - pg 16 - ] “The detection and countering of the production, trafficking, and use of illegal drugs is a high-priority national security ...
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
If more citizens don't demand more Police Accountability, it will likely never happen. Here are a few reasons why Police need to be held MORE Accountable: Police brutality calls for transparency ...
by jamess
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 07:33 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
World Trade agreements are the Great Equalizer when it comes to Worker Wages -- Increase them a little over there, Decrease and Flatten them over here. NAFTA showed us that in spades here in America.
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 04:05 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Say “Rebate," not "Dividend” by Susan C. Strong Although there is some good news about growing levels of renewable and energy efficiency worldwide, we still need a much more vigorous climate ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 10:25 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
On Iran : The Iranian people just elected a new President -- and he is way more moderate than the old one. The Iranian people want to rejoin the world community. Shouldn't we let them have the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 06:12 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
The House of Representatives recently voted to eliminate the estate tax . Because of the recent vote, the topic may come up in conversations with people you know. This is an easy case to “win” ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 104 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 09:34 AM PDT with 136 Recommends
AKA Greenspan's Faux Pas Greenspan's Regret Greenspan's Mistake You see people, The Maestro was wrong about Markets -- especially Corporate Wall Street-type Markets -- that they would be "self-...
by jamess
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 08:55 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
A number of recent comments and posts have talked about how we can become more active. One of the things I’ve heard is that we need to hit the streets and that people here are more interested in ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 73 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 06:23 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
I'm talking about that "social media" phenomena -- not the "catching a cold" mechanism. "Going Viral" ... you know, the catching on of a Idea, whose time has come. You know how nay-sayers like to ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 07:20 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Much has been written about Religious Liberty and Religious Persecution in the past few weeks. Those of the Religious persuasion, see themselves as being personal aggrieved. Supposedly they have ...
by jamess
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 09:50 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
If the voices of sanity and rationality, don't get out in front of this new deal, and weigh in with some "cautious optimism" -- then the voices of foreboding and acrimony, will squash this deal with ...
by jamess
Comment Count 92 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 07:57 AM PDT with 194 Recommends
Don't be surprised, if you see something like this in the near future. The spitting-nails party, will not rest until ... well, Never!
by jamess
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 04:49 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I don’t understand how the florist (or the baker for that matter) that everyone uses as an example in these discrimination law cases is being “harmed”. No one can explain it to me. He or ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 06:49 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Countering the GOP “Sabotage America” Campaign By Susan C. Strong As everybody knows, our GOP-dominated Congress is deep into a full scale “sabotage America” campaign. Everything is ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 09:22 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The guy who is worth about $4.6 billion, just warned the sold-out TED Talks that: 'current levels of inequality may be unsustainable'. And that was not all he said ... [...] " The gap between ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 11:56 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Would you like to ... Restore our Manufacturing Leadership ? -- by making strong investments in research, development, and application of advanced manufacturing and clean energy technologies ...
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 07:30 PM PDT with 31 Recommends