This article is about 35 years too late. I remember when Rush Limbaugh made a name for himself in 1989. I would listen to him as an amusing loudmouth, who's sole iintent was to blame any financial woes in America on the poor. People listened to him and the next thing yyou know his myth became truth in the eyes of millions.
Maria Christiana's Proof
The people that think that when people participate in a government program cause them to be dependent on government should:
1) refuse to take any tax deduction (such as morgage and every other deduction.
2) Should not drive or ride on any road, plane, train (they are all governement subsidied)
3) Consume any coal, oil, gas, backtop, electricity, etc as they are government subsidied)
4) Used the internet (it was created by the US, Britsh and French government project starting in 1959 (yes, I know DAPA started in 1957 but networking started in 1959).
I read a recent posting by Roger Casement concerning Charles Murray, the Koch Brothers, and Class Warfare and wanted to see if he or anyone else might share my research intererests. (I've been at this for forty years..........which makes me old for sure.) In any case, I submitted my original research manuscript, or memoir if you will, to the JFK Peace Corps archives when in opened, in 1982 I believe, and it was used as source material by a woman named Elizabeth Cobbs-Hoffman who, in All You Need Is Love, Peace Corps and the Spirit of the 60
Netanyahu likes to bring up "Israel's Right to Exist" repeatedly. But what does this mean? How does Israel's genocidal policy against Gazans figure in there? Israel's RIGHT TO EXIST AS A GENOCIDE PERPETRATOR?
Netanyahu told AIPAC, I think, that the growing BOYCOTT, DIVESTITURE, SANCTION movement is "an existential threat" to Israel. Is he clueless? Why would anybody care to use boycott, divestiture or sanction against Israel if Israel wasn't using genocidal policies and perpetrating APARTHEID and colonialist theft against Palestinians? Get REAL!
Hey Thom and company. I don't know if anyone bothers to read these much but anyhow I will give it a go with the hope that they do. I just wanted to say that I think that the left needs to take a more oportunistic and holistic approach to the Citizen's United decision rather than focusing on how the right is using it. Let me ask a few questions to help develop my points. Does Bain Capital deserve the right to contribute unlimited camaign contributions under the guise that money is speech while at the same time they are buying up very profi
Has any thought about Fukishima - and if we should has an industrial collapse wouldn't we have time supplying enough electriicty and water to keep our nuclear plants cooled.
ONe of Tom's recent callers came very close, but didn't quite get to the truth about the inter-relationship between LNG (Liquid Natural Gas) and Ukraine.