Monthly Archives: March 2011

Ways to Help Japan

The People of Japan need worldwide relief to assist them in recovering from the recent earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disasters. Here are ways to help Japan. Continue reading

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Why was Elizabeth Warren treated like a “pinata” in Congress?

Elizabeth Warren Goes before House on Subcommittee Institutions and Consumer Credit Joe Nocera’s article in the NYT, “An Advocate Who Scares Republicans” regarding the recent appearance of Elizabeth Warren, President Obama’s advisor on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, at a … Continue reading

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Is James O’Keefe’s secret recording of NPR Employees Junk Journalism?

Strategies of Junk Journalism from James O’Keefe and friends Today, James O’Keefe and his blog released a secretly taped 44-minute telephone conversation on You-Tube which is Part II of the deliberate attempt of O’Keefe to undermine the public’s view of … Continue reading

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Breitbart’s Protege Creates Gotcha Videos of ACORN and NPR

Andrew Brietbart’s Protege James O’Keefe strikes again with secret videos in an attempt to attack NPR. O’Keefe helped bring down ACORN with secret videos that he edited in a way to slander their work. However, after Congress de-funded ACORN, the Federal Courts and GAO proved all accusations brought against them were cleared. However, why did Fox News, O’Keefe and Breitbart try to destroy ACORN and now they are attacking NPR as well. Does this have anything to do with the 2012 election? Continue reading

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Gov. Walker RAMS through ANTI-Rights Bill in WI

WI Governor Walker and 18 State Senators turn back 50 years of worker’s rights. Is this the way democracy should operate, by eliminating worker’s rights to collective bargaining? Will State Senators be recalled as a result of their actions? Continue reading

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Soros Agrees Markets Unable to Self-Regulate Excesses

Soros claims markets are unable to self-regulate their excesses. There is an important role for governments to play to prevent future financial crises. Mr. Soros also claims “Republicans are engaged in a maneuver of starving the beast [government] for political purposes.” Will the American public see through efforts to dismantle the good work government can do by the GOP yelling about deficits? Continue reading

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