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Thank A Liberal


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So you hate Islam, and all Muslims are terrorists?


Maybe you would benefit from these words from our President. Or maybe you think he’s secretly Muslim too. YouTube – Complete Obama Press Conference(8).

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I thought the Tea Party were racists …


Americans teaching their children to be neo-Nazis? Yes, and they are proud of it too. What must they be thinking in the UK when they read this Daily Mail article? Continue reading

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Remember when I suggested you send a video to TPC?


TPC Blunt response to Arizona’s “May I see your papers” law. Continue reading

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Socialized risk, privatized profit


If the corporation wants to take the risk, it should be required to pay the bill when the risk doesn’t pay off. Continue reading

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Are we on the brink of another Civil War?


Driving in this morning, looking at the scary bumper stickers on the monster pickup trucks and SUVs, this Progressive Texan (yes, we exist) was contemplating the dangerous seditious rhetoric originating from the Far Right. I have to admit I was seriously considering whether I need to move my family out of the “Southern States” before the Confederacy rises again. Continue reading

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Talk about an understatement… PBS admits ignoring single payer was a mistake


Healthcare-NOW! – PBS ombudsman: Ignoring single payer was a mistake Yes, PBS Frontline erred by not covering single payer in their program Obama’s Deal. More importantly, in my mind, they erred significantly in the manner of editing the interview with … Continue reading

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OK, this is change, but I can’t say I believe in it


The Obama justice system – Glenn Greenwald Highlighting not mine. […] Spencer Ackerman yesterday attended a Senate hearing at which the DOD’s General Counsel, Jeh Johnson, testified.  As Ackerman highlighted, Johnson actually said that even for those detainees to whom the Obama … Continue reading

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Right Wing nonsense, and this time it’s not coming from Texas


Morality and Economics « Texas Freedom Network Texas clearly doesn’t have a monopoly on right-wing nonsense.

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Sirota says exactly what I have been thinking


Obama’s trail of broken promises The prophet of hope now doesn’t even bother with explanations when he reneges on his campaign pledges. […] We once respected democracy by at least demanding explanations — however weak — for unfulfilled promises. Then … Continue reading

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