Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Truth about Health Care Reform and The Public Option

Billionaires for Wealthcare Satirical Musical at AHIP Insurance Conference News Commentator Rachel Maddow reported about the guerilla musical parody of “The Sun Will Come Out” sung by members of the Billionaires for Weathcare at the lobbying group America’s Health Insurance … Continue reading

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Climate Change tck tck tck Blog Action Day 2009

Climate change exists. Much of it is manmade. It can be averted with multinational efforts. We the people must show the way and demand that individuals and countries set proper priorities for humanity to act responsibility in harmony with the earth. The time is now. Tck Tck Tck… The 2009 Copenhagen Climate Change Summit is an opportunity to create positive change for all. Continue reading

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Congratulations President Obama on the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize

Geir Lundestad, Secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, said President Barack Obama “was awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize because he follows very strongly the ideals of the Norwegian Nobel Committee for 108 years. So we give him this for what he has done, and we give him this to encourage him in his very important work.” Continue reading

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What Is the Best Approach to Bring Peace to Afghanistan?: Charlie Wilson has some sage advice.

What is the best way to bring peace to Afghanistan and end the recruitment of terrorists? As Charlie Wilson said in hindsight in a Washington Post article, ” If we had done the right thing in Afghanistan then — following up our military support with the necessary investments in diplomacy and development assistance — we would have better secured our own country’s future, as well as peace and stability in the region.” Continue reading

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