Just Who Is This Right-Wing Arch-Nemesis?

Just Who Is This Right-Wing Arch-Nemesis?

America’s Right-wing, or at least its rank-and-file, fancies itself as patriotic, compassionate, law-abiding citizens upholding the traditional values that built this nation—essentially, they see themselves as the modern-day equivalent to say, Ethan Allen’s Green Mountain Boys. And in one respect, they may be correct.

Read more ›

Trespass and Occupy, And Why It Is Important

Trespass and Occupy, And Why It Is Important

By trespassing, we are saying that mega-corporate occupation of the power and wealth of this nation is illegitimate. We are here to take our power back and do our best to divest from an economic system that harms us and our fellow citizens

Read more ›

Occupy Wall Street – Yes It’s About Handouts

Occupy Wall Street – Yes It’s About Handouts

It’s true that this movement is, in part, about handouts, but it’s not the Occupy Wall Street protesters who are seeking handouts.

Read more ›

Andrew Breitbart Falsely Calls Occupy Vermont Suicide A ‘Murder,’ Despite Knowing It Was A Suicide

Andrew Breitbart Falsely Calls Occupy Vermont Suicide A ‘Murder,’ Despite Knowing It Was A Suicide

Twitter troll and make-believe journalist, Andrew Breitbart–being the right-wing tool that he is–posted a video on his website that claims to be that of a man murdered at Occupy Vermont, even though every other news source including his own has it reported as an apparent suicide.

Read more ›

The U.S. Passed Mandatory Health Insurance In 1798 Under President And Founding Father, John Adams

The U.S. Passed Mandatory Health Insurance In 1798 Under President And Founding Father, John Adams

Many people who oppose the ‘Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act., also known as ‘Obamacare’, say the Founding Fathers wouldn’t have wanted the Government to make health insurance mandatory for private employees. This is not true, and is proven by history.

Read more ›

Islamic Fundamentalism And The American Right-Wing: A Love Story

Islamic Fundamentalism And The American Right-Wing: A Love Story

If you’ve listened to Glenn Beck anytime in the past year or two (and who hasn’t?), you’ve no doubt heard him talk about the sinister alliance between three groups, American progressives, labor unions and Muslim extremists. According to Beck, they want to collapse the current society and bring about a worldwide Islamic caliphate – a new world order dominated by Islam.

Read more ›

Cain Calling Names is Exactly What GOP Voters Want to Hear

Cain Calling Names is Exactly What GOP Voters Want to Hear

Had it not been for Perry’s Dumb and Dumber moment, surely Herman Cain’s name calling of Rep. Nancy Pelosi or Mitt Romney’s answer for why people call him a flip flopper would be center stage. For me, though, Cain’s name calling is the highlight of the debate (or low-light depending on how you look at it).

Read more ›

Pro-Life, Pro-Agenda, And Just Plain Pro-Stupid

Pro-Life, Pro-Agenda, And Just Plain Pro-Stupid

If you have ever found yourself searching for a good reason to continue your support of the Separation of Church and State argument, look no further than the Jonestown-like dynamics of Mississippi’s Initiative 26 proposal–better known as the ‘personhood amendment’–that was thankfully voted down in Mississippi’s most recent election.

Read more ›

How Republican Loyalty To Their Masters Is Destroying America

How Republican Loyalty To Their Masters Is Destroying America

This short story offers a parable about the politics of a small town where one rich family was able to protect themselves and their financial bottom-line by controlling the local media and making sure that they ‘owned’ as many local elected officials as possible.

Read more ›

Ohio Celebrates As Voters Reject Anti-Union Law

Ohio Celebrates As Voters Reject Anti-Union Law

The anti-union law was set up to severely limit the bargaining abilities of 350,000 unionized public workers. With more than a quarter of the votes counted late Tuesday, 63 percent of votes were to reject the law. Even more impressive, it seems more people voted “no” on Ohio bill 5 than who voted “yes” for Governor Kasich.

Read more ›

Iraq Revisited

Iraq Revisited

And now comes the greatest obscenity of all: the Iraq War. With this monstrosity of an endeavor now coming to a long overdo end, the final price tag has far exceeded the trillion-dollar mark, and that’s not counting the impact it had on the economy.

Read more ›

Fact-Checking Herman Cain: ‘We Have The Best Healthcare In The World”

Fact-Checking Herman Cain:  ‘We Have The Best Healthcare In The World”

Given Cain’s dismal knowledge base on everything from neo-conservatism to whether China has nuclear weapons, it shouldn’t be a surprise that in the C-Span ‘Lincoln-Douglas’ debate with Newt Gingrich, hosted by the Texas Patriots PAC, he flubbed, again.

Read more ›

The Political Teeter-Tottering Of Mitt ‘The Flipper’ Romney

The Political Teeter-Tottering Of Mitt ‘The Flipper’ Romney

When he campaigned for the Governorship of Massachusetts and to be a senator, Romney consistently tried to portray himself as more liberal than his opponents. Now, as he runs for President, Romney is trying to portray himself as more conservative.

Read more ›

Tea Party Supporter Heckles Elizabeth Warren, Calls Her A ‘Socialist Whore’

Tea Party Supporter Heckles Elizabeth Warren, Calls Her A ‘Socialist Whore’

As Warren spoke to the audience, a man interrupted and complained about her support of the Occupy Wall Street movement. When the crowd attempted to shout him down, Warren intervened and asked them to let him speak. He said that he was unemployed and that the Tea Party has been protesting Wall Street longer than OWS.

Read more ›

South Carolina GOP Rep. Jeff Duncan Says Illegal Immigrants Are Vagrants, Animals

South Carolina GOP Rep. Jeff Duncan Says Illegal Immigrants Are Vagrants, Animals

During a Q&A session with students from Furman University on Monday evening, Duncan compared illegal immigrants to animals, and called them vagrants.

Read more ›

Bryan Fischer Of American Family Association Says Jesus Would ‘Take A Whip’ To OWS Protesters

Bryan Fischer Of American Family Association Says Jesus Would ‘Take A Whip’ To OWS Protesters

It’s funny that Fischer would talk about stealing and coveting considering that the big bankers and numerous corporations are guilty of both and more. Wall Street has stolen hundreds of billions if not trillions from the American people over the last thirty years. And they want to steal more.

Read more ›

A Message From Your Overlords

A Message From Your Overlords

Let’s be clear. We’re running the show around here. We choose what happens. We decide what you believe. There is nothing in your life that we have not shaped and molded to suit our purposes. You know what we want you to know and you do what we want you to do. It’s pretty much just that simple.

Read more ›

Facts is Facts: Supply Side Economics Has Been an Epic Failure

Facts is Facts: Supply Side Economics Has Been an Epic Failure

The facts are as clear as the nose on your face. Not only has this bastard-child of an economic scheme been responsible for the bulk of the U.S. debt over the last three decades, which the vaunted defenders of the faith fail to even acknowledge, it has been responsible for the biggest upward redistribution of wealth in this country since the 1800s – the time of the great land barons.

Read more ›

Marco Rubio Lies About His Cuban Narrative And Then Defends Lie

Marco Rubio Lies About His Cuban Narrative And Then Defends Lie

So you know how Republican Congressman and tea party darling, Mark Rubio (R-FL), used a riveting narrative involving his parents’ escape from communist Fidel Castro’s Cuba. Well, it was quite a riveting story. But there was just one tiny and insignificant problem with the whole story that makes Mark Rubio one of the worst people in the world: it didn’t actually involve Marco Rubio’s parents.

Read more ›

Why Occupy Wall Street Is Analogous To The American Revolution

Why Occupy Wall Street Is Analogous To The American Revolution

Where the Tea Party’s protests against TARP were directed only towards President Obama, Occupy Wall Street protests are directed to those elite few who have corrupted our government to suit their whims. Occupy Wall Street is a revolution in the making, as opposed to the Tea Party who only wanted to alienate liberals and Democrats.

Read more ›
x
Click "Like" to get the latest updates