Articles by: Wes Williams
Wes Williams is a lifelong political junkie, stuck in the red end of blue Delaware, where he lives near the beaches with his wife of 33 years and three cats. While politics of all sorts are his passion, he is particularly interested in issues involving labor, education, and the justice system. Follow Wes on Twitter at @WesWilliams_AI or on his Facebook page, LeftOfLiberal.

Right Wing Sites Claim: ‘Obama Wants To End Independence Day As We Know It’

Right Wing Sites Claim: ‘Obama Wants To End Independence Day As We Know It’

Oh no! Delusional righties claim President Obama is coming for your firecrackers and barbecue grills.

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The Obamas Show Their Awesomeness Again By Hosting A Girl Scout Campout On The WH Lawn (VIDEO)

The Obamas Show Their Awesomeness Again By Hosting A Girl Scout Campout On The WH Lawn (VIDEO)

Michelle Obama hosted a campout for Girl Scouts from all over the country, right on the White House lawn.

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Fox ‘News’ Host Megyn Kelly Basically Calls Ted Cruz An Idiot (VIDEO)

Fox ‘News’ Host Megyn Kelly Basically Calls Ted Cruz An Idiot (VIDEO)

Megyn Kelly stands up to Ted Cruz, and basically calls him an idiot. Good for her.

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U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Works With Big Tobacco To Undermine Anti-Smoking Laws

U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Works With Big Tobacco To Undermine Anti-Smoking Laws

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce actively works to prevent tobacco regulations, according to a new report.

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Delusional Fox News Guest Blames Charleston Murders On ‘Leftism’ (VIDEO)

Delusional Fox News Guest Blames Charleston Murders On ‘Leftism’ (VIDEO)

Fox News guest Kevin Jackson thinks that Dylann Roof was the product of left-wing ideology.

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Texas AG Claims Freedom Of Religion Allows State To Deny Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

Texas AG Claims Freedom Of Religion Allows State To Deny Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

The Texas Attorney General says that religious objections can allow officials to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples.

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Wingnut Congressman Tells Fox News Americans Were ‘Just Fine’ Before Obamacare (VIDEO)

Wingnut Congressman Tells Fox News Americans Were ‘Just Fine’ Before Obamacare (VIDEO)

Congressman Steve King offers some “insight” on the Obamacare and marriage equality rulings.

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Report: Charleston Murderer Dylann Roof Wanted An Assault Rifle

Report: Charleston Murderer Dylann Roof Wanted An Assault Rifle

This revelation shows that, despite the horror that took place, it could have been a lot worse.

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O’Reilly Loses His Sh*t Over People Who Say That America Has A Problem With Race (VIDEO)

O’Reilly Loses His Sh*t Over People Who Say That America Has A Problem With Race (VIDEO)

Bill O’Reilly is outraged that anyone would say that America still has race problems, because Fox News says that it doesn’t.

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Glenn Beck: SCOTUS Marriage Ruling Will Ban The Bible, Cause You To Lose Your Job (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck: SCOTUS Marriage Ruling Will Ban The Bible, Cause You To Lose Your Job (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck and his guest David Barton engage in over the top speculation about the possible effects of the upcoming marriage equality decision.

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Comedian Lewis Black Drops Truth Bomb About The Confederate Flag On GOP (VIDEO)

Comedian Lewis Black Drops Truth Bomb About The Confederate Flag On GOP (VIDEO)

Lewis Black had some choice words for Republicans about their defense of the Confederate flag.

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Righties On Twitter Outraged After Gov. Haley Calls For Removal Of Confederate Flag (IMAGES)

Righties On Twitter Outraged After Gov. Haley Calls For Removal Of Confederate Flag (IMAGES)

Conservatives went nuts on Twitter following Governor Nikki Haley’s call to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state capitol.

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Ben Carson Chides GOP, Says When Something Is Racist, Then Call It Racist

Ben Carson Chides GOP, Says When Something Is Racist, Then Call It Racist

Ben Carson tells other Republicans to stop dancing around the issue of racism.

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Huckabee Goes ‘States’ Rights’ On Confederate Flag, Says Totally-Not-Racist S.C. Should Decide (VIDEO)

Huckabee Goes ‘States’ Rights’ On Confederate Flag, Says Totally-Not-Racist S.C. Should Decide (VIDEO)

Mike Huckabee thinks the Confederate flag is a “states’ rights” issue. Where have we heard that “states’ rights” argument before?

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12-Year-Old Black Conservative Says Obama ‘Politicized’ Charleston; Righties Fall In Love (VIDEO)

12-Year-Old Black Conservative Says Obama ‘Politicized’ Charleston; Righties Fall In Love (VIDEO)

A 12-year-old rips President Obama’s comments on the Charleston church shooting, and conservatives have a new hero.

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Michigan Republican Wants Voters To Ignore His Weird Sexual Fetish And Elect Him Anyway

Michigan Republican Wants Voters To Ignore His Weird Sexual Fetish And Elect Him Anyway

Jordan Haskins wants Michigan voters to know that he has put his past of using cars for a sexual fetish behind him, and is ready to serve.

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Ralph Reed Urging GOP To 2014 Electoral Suicide Over Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

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Spokesperson for the religious right, Ralph Reed is convinced he knows the way to Republican victory in November — keep opposing marriage equality.

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Pennsylvania Man Falls Asleep Watching Gun Porn On YouTube, Discharges Weapon Into Neighboring Apartment

Pennsylvania Man Falls Asleep Watching Gun Porn On YouTube, Discharges Weapon Into Neighboring Apartment

When a gun nut, oh, excuse me, ‘responsible gun owner,’ falls asleep holding his weapon while watching gun videos, the result is nearly deadly for his neighbors.

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Small Business Owners Conspired To Cheat Food Stamp System, Steal Millions from The Poor

The majority of food stamp fraud isn't from the person in front of you paying for their groceries with an EBT card who happens to own an iPhone. It is from retailers.

The majority of food stamp fraud isn’t from the person in front of you paying for their groceries with an EBT card who happens to own an iPhone. It is from retailers.

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Fair And Balanced: Fox ‘Innocently’ Asks If Bowe Bergdahl Should Get The Death Penalty (VIDEO)

Fox News is at it again, this time suggesting that Bowe Bergdahl should get the death penalty.

Fox News is at it again, this time suggesting that Bowe Bergdahl should get the death penalty.

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