One of the most serious and largest scams now being perpetrated by the Republican Party on the American public is the “unfunded liability” state employee pension debate. The true story is essentially quite different from what they would have you believe. The Republican governors have figured out that the best way to steal from the […]
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February 1st, 2015 · Comments Off on The Republicans’ First Act: Attack Abortion Rights · Abortion rights, Culture, Democracy, Education, government intervention, Health Care, Human Rights, Politics, Populism
The Republicans have returned to power. They now control the House of Representatives and the Senate. They rode in on a wave of gerrymandered House seats and the contributions of hugely wealthy political Pacs. The Senate victory was predictable, as the money went even farther there. The Republicans elected 54 Senators by winning all 9 […]
November 13th, 2013 · Comments Off on Radical Changes in American Law Enforcement · Corporations and Industry, Culture, Democracy, Fascism, government intervention, Human Rights, Politics, Populism
We read more and more about severe changes to American local law enforcement. It is as if the world after 9/11 had adapted to a more dangerous mode of living. It is as if we hesitate when turning the key in the door or entering a new building or driving into a strange part of […]