A Friend posted the announcement that the documentary “The Brainwashing of My Dad” would be coming out on March 18. It blew me away.
Dhimmitude — I had never heard the word until now. I typed it into Google and started reading …
If all you did was scan headlines or look at memes, you could be excused for thinking that Republicans were completely absent this weekend from Selma. You’d also be wrong. CNN originally reported… Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Speaker John Boehner, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise will […]
Originally posted at DidYouCheckFirst Robert Reich had this to say about a New York Times article, “Auto Industry Galvanized After Record Recall Year“ His closing question got me thinking about the corruption of money in our news and in our politics. I often feel like what I’m hearing from the trickle-down and Invisible Hand believers is, “We […]
When the people who live Ferguson first reacted to Michael Brown’s death by protesting against the police action that resulted in his death, and, demanded accountability, in my opinion the Ferguson Police immediately starting violating the Constitutional protections afforded to those Ferguson residents and anyone else is in this country. As an activist and citizen/journalist […]
During this past week I have become very frustrated with what I have read in the comments section of various news articles relating to the release of the torture documents. So many people have taken the stance essentially that torture is okay. Further, even more people have stated the position […]
A prescient article helped Greg, a middle-aged, college-educated, suburban, white guy, gain a deeper understanding of white privilege and its implications.
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Ferguson, Immigration, War, Unconstitutional Laws and Policies by Congress and the President, the Militarization of Our Police Force, Poverty, Racism, Money in Politics, Partisan Mainstream Media, Corruption and Conflict of Interest in areas of Food, Medicine and the Environment and a disdain for the truth. Yes, there are […]
Originally posted on November 21, 2014, at DidYouCheckFirst As the grandson of immigrant coal miners, I stand squarely and strongly with the President on his decision to change the way immigration laws are enforced and to offer undocumented people a way to come out of the shadows. It is the right and moral thing to do. […]