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Meanwhile Back in the Jungle

Great Kookamooga the Iowa Caucuses are finally over and we can move on to more important things like protecting the vote for everyone and creating real jobs for Americans through a new Works Progress Administration like Thomas Franks suggests in his piece “More Government Please” in the December 2011 Harper’s Magazine… Continue reading

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Happy Holidays Everyone and Good Cheer & Harmony to All

  Today is Christmas. It is both a religious holiday and a cultural holiday. We celebrate together with our friends and family, showing appreciation and giving to one another regardless of our religious beliefs. Today I listened to NPR’s radio … Continue reading

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Something Smells at Fox News Politics Twitter Fiasco

Fox News Politics Claims Twitter Feed Hacked Fox News claims its Fox News Politics twitter feed was hacked into on July 4, 2011 with a malicious series of tweets masquerading as the real FoxNewsPolitics and spewing false rumors about President … Continue reading

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Senator Sanders Exposes the Well-Funded Koch Echo Chamber

Senator Bernie Sanders Exposes the Koch Brothers PR Campaign to Attempt to Raise Age of Social Security to 70 Years Old! Why are the Koch Brothers so determined to use think tanks, the media and public officials to force their … Continue reading

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Oil Executives Say they Need Subsidies while getting $100/barrel of Oil

Is it a joke? 5 Oil Executives appeared before the Senate Finance Committee to explain why they still want $2.1 billion/year subsidies from the U.S. government. This does not make sense since in 2005 when oil was $55/barrel, the oil … Continue reading

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Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Plants Show U.S. Danger of Nuclear Power

Will the NRC come clean about how much radiation is seeping into the United States? Could American nuclear reactors withstand similar catastrophes as Japan’s Fukushima plants? What needs to be done to insure the safety of U.S. reactors, especially those on or near earthquake fault lines? 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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