While most of today’s mainline political analysts focus solely on “candidate politics,” citizens who want real progress must focus on progressive populism. What lessons can we progressives take from our ballot box wins last year … Read moreProgressive Populism: A Different Kind of Political Beauty
Widen your news stream to get a better perspective. I’ve been reading a book of essays that E. B. White wrote for the New Yorker magazine from 1926 to 1976. It’s a remarkable collection, not … Read moreNavigating the News Stream
The myth of a huge white voter turnout has been debunked. The real story is the lack of Democratic voters. Obama had far more. Okay, check this out. I saw this on CBS, with Don … Read moreHuge White Voter Turnout Myth vs Actual Lack of Dem Vote
They say ‘socialism’ is a dirty word — but Bernie Sanders is here to help clean it up. With Bernie Sanders running for the Democratic nomination for president, we finally have a real people’s voice … Read moreBernie Sanders and the ‘S’ Word
Clinging to one of the confederate battle flags, racists across the country are angry. The recent events in Charleston, S.C., have been pushed beyond discussion of the tragic and unnecessary loss of life caused by … Read moreDonate Two Dollars of Material and a Racist Can Be Born
Israel Prime Minister bloviates before Congress The Prime Minister of Israel, Netan-YAHOO, has given his talk today at the American Congress. His coming to America has been a bone of contention between the Republicans and … Read moreNetan-YAHOO’s Talk Before the American Congress
Fergusen: If you were surprised, you haven’t been paying attention The events in Fergusen, Missouri, this past month shocked the nation. But if you were entirely surprised, you haven’t been paying attention. Either that, or … Read moreFergusen Blues
We threw away billions on nuke and oil subsidies, where’s the urgency to transition to alternative energy? With global warming being nearly universally accepted as fact – even if some still stubbornly refuse to admit … Read moreEmergency: Why Not Fund Alternative Energy the Way We Did Nuclear?
Hobby Lobby’s owners have religious beliefs — but should that be enough to place them above the law? What can you say about Hobby Lobby? It seems one of their “hobbies” as a corporate entity … Read moreHobby Lobby’s Religion Hobby
Alternative energy innovation is what should be getting subsidized, NOT fossil fuel companies. There are so many advances being made in alternative energy these days, it is very inspiring. Such as André Broessel’s latest invention, … Read moreHurray for Alternative Energy Innovations!