Monthly Archives: November 2010

73% Americans want the New START Treaty Ratified Now according to CNN Poll

73% of Americans told a CNN Poll they want the Senate to Ratify the New START Treaty now. So why are Senator Kyl, Senator McConnell and other GOP leaders claiming they understand what the American people want yet they try … Continue reading

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Can the GOP overcome their addiction to Luntzian Talking Points void of Substance?

Are the GOP Leadership Capable of Real Dialogue and Working together with their Colleagues across the Aisle and with President Obama? Americans can hope that John Boehner, Mitch McConnell, Eric Cantor and Jon Kyl will overcome their tendency to constantly … Continue reading

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Why PBS and NPR are Essential for our “Freedom” in the U.S.

THE CORPORATION [17/23] Unsettling Accounts The story of Fox News Reporters Jane Akre and Steve Wilson and how Monsanto Influenced the Editing of an Investigative News Report about its Bovine Growth Hormone product called Posilac Florida Fox Reporters Akre and … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Senator Kyl to Ratify the START Treaty Now

An Open Letter to Senator Jon Kyl: Dear Senator Kyl please join together with Republican Senator Lugar and ratify the New START Treaty as soon as possible in this current session of Congress. This Treaty has broad bipartisan support amongst military leaders and foreign policy experts of both parties. This Treaty will make the U.S. safer and promote peaceful relations between the U.S. and Russia in reducing the threat of nuclear weapons that affects all people around the world. Do the right thing by putting aside petty partisan politics and fearmongering and pass this treaty now. Continue reading

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Senator Lugar Urges Republicans and Democrats to Do Their Duty and Pass the New START Treaty Now

Elder Statesman, Senator Lugar, Stands up to Republican Leadership on the New START Treaty and calls for Immediate Passage of the Treaty before 2011 On Wednesday, 11/17/2010, Senator Lugar at a press conference with Senator Kerry and Secretary of State … Continue reading

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“Fair Game” a Must-See Film about the Outing of Valerie Plame and Abuse of Power

Valerie Plame, True-Life Jane Bond in Stopping Nuclear Proliferation Valerie Plame risked her life for her country for over 20 years while working for the CIA as a covert counter-proliferation operative. She moved throughout the middle east as a non-official … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened to the $2.3 Trillion Rumsfeld Said Was Missing from the Defense Department?

One Way to Be Fiscally Responsible – Find the Missing Money in the Defense Department                   On September 10, 2001, Donald Rumsfeld gave a speech at the Pentagon where he stated: “According … Continue reading

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Frank Rich Says GOP Needs to Go to Glenn Beck-Style Chalkboard for ‘Splaining on Specifics

Time to Go to the Chalkboard for Details of GOP Jobs Plan   Frank Rich’s op-ed piece, “Barack Obama, Phone Home” offered these pearls of wisdom to President Obama about how to get the GOP to engage in their so-called … Continue reading

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Speaker Pelosi Will Run for Minority Leader of House

Speaker Pelosi announced she will run for Minority Leader. She says Republicans attack her because of her effectiveness in passing legislation. She has ushered through over 400 pieces of legislation since becoming Speaker of the House. Obstructionist Republican tactics in the Senate have blocked much of legislation passed by Congress to date. Speaker Pelosi knows how to get things done and bring people together. She is a true Lioness of the House. Continue reading

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Is Political Neuromarketing the New Orwellian Brainwashing of American Voters?

The Neuromarketing of American Elections 2010   An article appeared on the Fast Company website by Kevin Randall entitled, “How Neuromarketers Tapped the Vote Button in Your Brain to Help the GOP Win the House.” This is real stuff. Neuromarketing … Continue reading

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