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Capitalism Versus Patriotism

July 31st, 2011 · 1 Comment · Capitalism, Politics, Populism, taxes, The Budget

American workers have been kicked around by industry for about 30 solid years now. Unions have been crushed, jobs sent to India and China despite the fact that American workers are more educated, have moved to find jobs as often as possible. In the meantime, health insurance companies have left 47 million mostly middle and […]

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The Astonishing, Incomprehensible Mind of the of the American Neocon-Fascist

July 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off on The Astonishing, Incomprehensible Mind of the of the American Neocon-Fascist · Health Care, jobs, Lobbying, Politics, Populism, taxes

Only today, only in the most recent polls are we beginning to see the larger group of Americans turning around at some of the comments by the Tea Party and the other Neoconservative Republicans and saying: “What did he say? Did I hear that correctly?” Only now are the vast majority of normal Americans beginning […]

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The Palin Ascendency

July 18th, 2011 · Comments Off on The Palin Ascendency · Lobbying, Media, Politics, wars and militarism

When Sarah Palin was selected as the Vice Presidential candidate in 2008 to run with John McCain, she seemed a nice, relatively simple woman with a family and at least the minimal amount of intelligence necessary to run a small community–not an insignificant thing. She had been mayor of a small community, Wasilla, Alaska. She […]

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How Republicans Took Your Job and How You Can Get It Back!

July 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Capitalism, Labor, Politics, Populism

We rattle on, debating the Fascists about whether we should cut this or tax that….Congress and the President drone on and on. Lobbyists come and go in their $40,000 automobiles and their $2,000 suits and eat at $500 a plate fund raisers for cretins who will destroy the country. And the people go without jobs. […]

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Neocon Lies About Taxes and Austerity

July 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Politics, Populism, taxes, The Budget, Wall Street

We have to stay on point, stay focused. The time has passed when the average American family can be civil and or laid back about what is happening in society. The Neoconservatives are blindly working for big capitalism to drive down wages, reduce the average equity or net worth of Americans, and control all of […]

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Political War in America–North, South, Rich, Poor

July 7th, 2011 · Comments Off on Political War in America–North, South, Rich, Poor · Economics, Politics, Populism

This is the world we live in. We don’t need political commentators to tell us what is happening. We see it every day in our lives. Our politicians are in a battle, not for themselves, for which they are accused by so many, but for us Americans. Now the divisions are very clear. The Republicans […]

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Scott Brown and the Neocons: Feed the Rich; Starve the Poor

July 4th, 2011 · 1 Comment · jobs, Labor, Politics, Populism, taxes

Today in America, you are rich if you make $250,000 and you are poor if you have no income at all. And that is the case for over 2 million Americans. So, although at one time making $250,000 was not necessarily being rich, now it is. It’s pretty simple isn’t it? If you make not […]

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The Only Good Republican is a Dead Republican

July 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment · Politics, Populism

Republicans: A vote against SCHIPS. Then another vote to prevent it from being renewed, a Republican presidential veto on the same bill, then another. A Republican campaign against all-out health care reform, then another, then lies about Granny being bumped off, then more lies, then tax breaks for billionaires. A war against a country, Iraq, […]

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