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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Be Grateful And Tighten Your Belt. This Liberal Freeloader Has Had A Revelation

Be Grateful And Tighten Your Belt. This Liberal Freeloader Has Had A Revelation

Be grateful. That is what I am hearing from my conservative friends and I’m listening and would suggest that all my liberal and moderate friends listen as well. This is life changing information.

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10 Other Things That Won’t Create One Job: A Presidential Primer For Herman Cain

Gotcha questions? Nooooooooooo!!!

Ten things that Herman Cain, political genius, should know the GOP is doing that doesn’t create a single job.

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Religion In Politics

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” –the United States Constitution. That […]

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Why News About Iceland’s Recovery Might Help Occupy Wall Street Protests

Why News About Iceland’s Recovery Might Help Occupy Wall Street Protests

Instead of dressing up like morbidly obese founding fathers and screaming about their leader being born in Kenya and some covert Muslim Socialist, the people of Iceland actually rose up against the overwhelming tide of corporate greed and deception and reclaimed their country.

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Ron Paul: Libertarian? Only When It’s Convenient

What do you mean I can't tell you how to live?

FREEDOM!!! Except when he’s pandering to the GOP base, then it’s BIG GOVERNMENT!!

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What You Can Do For Your Country: ‘Occupy Together’

What You Can Do For Your Country: ‘Occupy Together’

It’s a movement that is growing by the minute. Millions of Americans across the nation have decided that now is the time to revolt against the greed of Wall Street.

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How Republican Leadership Cherry-Picks Religious Values To Suit Anti-Gay Narrative

How Republican Leadership Cherry-Picks Religious Values To Suit Anti-Gay Narrative

Last month, the hanging suicide of Jamey Rodemayer- a 14-year old boy from Buffalo, NY who had been taunted and bullied since grade school by homophobic classmates, left yet another deep scar in the ongoing cultural and social debasement affecting the LGBT community.

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Fox News Fails To Show Video Of Smart, Articulate Protester

Fox News Fails To Show Video Of Smart, Articulate Protester

A Fox News interviewer tried to catch a protester off-guard with his question, and ended up getting caught off-guard himself.

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The Constitution Doesn’t Begin and End with the Second Amendment

The Constitution Doesn’t Begin and End with the Second Amendment

Everyone agrees that owning a gun is a constitutionally protected right. But it’s something else completely to believe we have the right to threaten gun violence as protection against our own government. When you take the second amendment piece by piece, it doesn’t say anything remotely related to people protecting themselves from the American government.

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Social Security And Medicare ARE Entitlements, The Right-Wing Just Distorts The Meaning Of The Word

Social Security And Medicare ARE Entitlements, The Right-Wing Just Distorts The Meaning Of The Word

We hear it all the time. The media, politicians, pundits, and even President Obama have endlessly referred to Social Security and Medicare as ‘entitlements’. Republicans talk about these programs as if people don’t actually pay for them, and distort the word ‘entitlement’ as if it means something horrible. The Right Wing, as always, is wrong.

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Bill O’Reilly’s Empty Threat

Bill O’Reilly’s Empty Threat

I have a message for the Bill O’Reillys out there. Any time you’re feeling so repressed and burdened by your shackles that you just can’t bring yourselves to show up and collect your meager millions, just drop me a line. I’ll be more than happy to relieve you of your burden. In fact, we can trade places. You can have my slightly lower tax rate and I’ll just have to rough it with your slightly higher one. Deal?

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You Cannot Negotiate With Crazy People And Conservatives Are Way Off The Deep End.

Bad doggie! Stop voting Republican!

The Left needs to snap out of their dreams of compromise and realize that they are not dealing with normal people. The Right has gone insane and the faster we understand that, the faster we can deal with this new reality.

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Give The Republicans What They Want: Privatize The Post Office

Give The Republicans What They Want: Privatize The Post Office

Many in the US do not know that the republicans put a really large weight around the neck of the Postal Service and is trying to drown it by requiring them to prefund their retirement and pension benefits for the next 75 years…and do so in a 10 year period. A phenomenal and impossible feat that means that the Postal Service will have to find 5 1/2 Billion dollars each year to fund this. Instead of helping to create jobs this could cause at least 120,000 jobs to be lost.

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Facts About Class, Poverty And Downward Mobility

Facts About Class, Poverty And Downward Mobility

The idea of the American dream is one of the most successful pieces of propaganda ever perpetuated. If we believe in the dream, we can dismiss or outright ignore economic, social, and demographic realities that have more to do with economic impoverishment than any supposed behavioral deficiencies on the part of welfare recipients.

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