April 2011

Let's re-define "entitlements"

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Social Security, Medicare, and Unemployment are INSURANCE programs and while we are "entitled" to them, it's because we paid into them. If "entitlements" must continue to be a nasty word, then it should be applied to what are truly nasty things.....the tax credit "entitlements " the ultra wealthy THINK they're entitled to. Every time I hear the word entitlements, I wish someone would respond that we SHOULD be looking at the tax cuts the rich feel they're entitled to.

BURNING

Children, children! Your house is on fire and all I hear is "i want my candy!"

Candy, too, burns.

Come to the Chicago Green Festival, Thom!

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You were at last year's Green Festival.  Amy Goodman is coming this year, so you should too! 

The Most Vicious Money Cycle

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April 26

A Capital Idea Part 66: The Most Vicious Money Cycle

BOYCOTT WHIRLPOOL

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Benton Harbor!?!   Oh no you don't!

BOYCOTT WHIRLPOOL

BOYCOTT WHIRLPOOL

Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann returns

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June 20th on Current TV.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/04/26/olbermann-current-countdown-june-20_n_853777.html 

Watch the video.  Imagine a newscast not edited by Corporate/Republican interests.

About Linda Wyatt

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Artist, Educator, Social Media, Current Events, Politcs, Hooligan

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We ARE Responsible...

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I was watching a program on the History Channel the other night and it was showing the fall of the Third Reich and the unconditional surrender of Germany in May 1945.  As I watched the American Soldiers forcing the local villagers to file past the heaps of dead Concentration Camp prisoners it gave me an uncomfortable feeling different than that I'd felt on the other hundred times I'd seen such footage.  The local townspeople acted shocked and horrified with what they

Hippie TV News Video, with Joe McEvoy (Winston Smith)

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WWH This week: Manning Guilty, Korea Balloon war,Tricia from NYC, Ass#$#e of the Week and more..