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I gotta tell ya... it's frightening.
Everyone and I mean EVERYONE, every last American alive today should watch this video. Robert Reich hits the proverbial nail on its EVER LOVING HEAD. Please watch, it's very important, this may save America from the wealthy corporate personhoods (banksters) who wish to turn our democracy into a plutocracy - oligarchy. Thinkingblue
Robert Reich: Public vs. Private Morality
President Obama has again shown that he is politically astute in dealing with "hot button issues" that might tend to hurt his reelection in the fall by bringing another OBVIOUSLY disruptive element onto the table in the spring before the election. Gay marriage is obviously politically and electorally disruptive to most everyone except of course to the LGBT community where, understandibly, its a magnified issue that is always on their front burners...and that's OK.
Democratic National Committee: Invest In The Scott Walker Recall Now!
By Mary Magnuson (Contact)
To be delivered to: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Chairperson, Democratic National Committee
Democratic National Committee & Debbie Wasserman Schultz, invest now in the crucial fight to remove Scott Walker from office in Wisconsin--the people have worked hard and it's time to help.
The sick and weak, as well as the very young and very old will be the first to go as the planet becomes ever less hospitable to life.
Whooping cough cases increase dramatically; total number of patients unknown.
Elizabeth Warren epitomizes Hartmann's democrat rule. Tell a lie, and keep telling it, and maybe some one will eventually believe it.
Obama and the Democrats don't want to piss off the ALEC corporations that pay the bills or these same corporations might fund a campaign against them.
Today's Democrats put their own self interest before the welfare of the People, just like the filthy GOP.
Made up? Really? These are the same people that insist their jokes are funny, etc.
But look at this wikipedia entry on "war on women": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_on_Women
If Mitt has the gravitas, the experience, the insight to be president, then we should be hearing a list of his accomplishments and plans.
About Bain Capital -- that was about wealt increasing, not job-increasing. And even with the steel mill that he boasts about in an ad, Bain put in about 16 million and the federal government about twice that much. Maybe that was a good project -- I don't know -- but it sure goes against the general theme of not needing government intervention.
There are two well recognized methods of electing legislatures: single-member districts and proportional representation. Both provide something, of course, otherwise they wouldn’t be used, but they also both have shortcomings.
The world is mine to shepherd; I shall not want.
It maketh me to lie down in green-inked pastures:
It leadeth me beside filling coffers.
It restoreth my gold:
It leadeth me in the paths of richness for my name’ sake.