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A Letter To Glenn Beck Regarding Reckless Endangerment (VIDEO)

A Letter To Glenn Beck Regarding Reckless Endangerment (VIDEO)

It is illegal to shout ‘FIRE!’ for no reason in a crowded theater because of the harm that it could cause to others. You can and should be charged with Reckless Endangerment for the causation of such acts, even if you yourself did not commit the harm being done. Beck recently said that there is a plot by President Obama to create an Octavian Empire, and it is based on a willingness to kill ’25 Million Americans.’

What…Republicans Hate Poor Kids Now?

What…Republicans Hate Poor Kids Now?

Jan Brewer signs legislation intended to make it harder for same-sex couples to adopt.

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Overthrowing Democracy One City At A Time

Last week, Benton Harbor, Michigan was subjected to a hostile government takeover by a single individual. Just over a month after Republican Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation that gave broad new powers to emergency financial managers appointed by the state of Michigan to run struggling cities and schools and the ability to terminate union contracts, it has finally happened.

More Money Than (Common) Sense

More Money Than (Common) Sense

Protesters spend 5,000$ per seat to sing to President Obama.

by Marion· · News, Political Rants
The Tennessee Bubble: Gay Prohibition

The Tennessee Bubble: Gay Prohibition

By keeping children in that bubble you are creating a very volatile situation for very fragile lives. You are not only saying that being gay is not okay, but you are making it the law.

GOP Causes Surge In Bills That Attack Women’s Rights

GOP Causes Surge In Bills That Attack Women’s Rights

GOP controlled legislatures across the county have created a surge in anti-abortion bills and bills that attack women’s rights. According to NARAL the number of anti-abortion bills this year is already close to 400. Last year there was only 174 similar bills that were introduced.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Bikers Plan Rally In Support Of WI Workers

Bikers Plan Rally In Support Of WI Workers

A parade of motorcycles will take to the streets of Madison, Wisconsin on April 30th to show their support for public employees in their state who have had their rights stripped by the state’s GOP Governor and legislature.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
CEOs Are Richer Than Ever. So Where’s The Trickle Down?

CEOs Are Richer Than Ever. So Where’s The Trickle Down?

It is practically carved in stone among conservatives and the GOP that the more money the rich and corporations make, the better off everyone else will be. This is called alternately “Reaganomics”, “Supply Side Economics”, “Trickle Down Economics” or, as Bush Sr., the far more intelligent of the Bush presidents, put it: “Voodoo Economics”.

GOP, Koch Brothers Sucker Punched By Their Own Global Warming Expert

GOP, Koch Brothers Sucker Punched By Their Own Global Warming Expert

Last week, at a climate science hearing, one of the GOP’s expert climate change deniers admitted that he believes climate change exists.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Republicans Attack Young Electorate

Republicans Attack Young Electorate

Republicans are abusing their power again, this time to attempt to deprive young and/or student voters of their voting rights.

by ZCT· · News
Showdown on the Budget Just a Stop Gap Distraction

Showdown on the Budget Just a Stop Gap Distraction

The latest stopgap budget compromise delays the inevitable dismantaling of the New Deal and doesn’t touch the military budget or revenues, i.e. making corporations and billionaires pay their share for all the benefit.

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer

Gov. Jan Brewer Vetoes Bill That Guarantees Freedom Of Religion

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) has vetoed Senate Bill 1288. The bill would prevent professional licenses from being suspended based on the holder’s religious or moral beliefs.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
63% Of Republicans Think There Is ‘Cause To Wonder’ Whether Obama Was Born In The U.S.

63% Of Republicans Think There Is ‘Cause To Wonder’ Whether Obama Was Born In The U.S.

In a Fox News poll, 63% of Republicans believe there is ’cause to wonder’ if President Obama was born in the U.S. 72% of Tea Party members also believe there is cause to wonder.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Sarah Palin Proves She Doesn’t Understand The Budget Debate

Sarah Palin released a note on facebook today that makes it clear she doesn’t understand the issues surrounding the budget debate. She states, incorrectly, that she believes the bulk of the budget debate is regarding cuts to NPR, and that Obama doesn’t care about funding our military.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Waukesha County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus

Wisconsin County Clerk Suspected Of Election Fraud

Wisconsin- In what many are seeing as a sign of election fraud, a County Clerk, who formerly worked for the GOP, has found 14,000 votes that mysteriously disappeared, and give the GOP candidate in the Supreme Court race the lead.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Vermont to get Single Payer Health?

Vermont to get Single Payer Health?

Vermont- Governor Peter Shumlin has submitted legislation that would create a state wide single payer healthcare system. That is to say, the government foots the bill for all healthcare administered to Vermont Residents. A number of doctors have already stated they would move to Vermont to take advantage of this, […]

by Socialist Nutjob, Catalina· · News
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The Battle Over The Budget

The clock is ticking down, and a government shutdown is looming with no compromise in sight. After several temporary budget resolutions, both parties are already blaming each other for the shutting down of the government this Friday. But which side is really to blame?

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Fox News North starts next month. R.I.P. Canada 1867-2011

Fox News North starts next month. R.I.P. Canada 1867-2011

Canada is getting its own version of Fox News, but will it last?

by Walt Dismay· · News
Scott Walker Hires His Largest Campaign Donor’s Criminal Son

Scott Walker Hires His Largest Campaign Donor’s Criminal Son

What qualifications does Gov. Scott Walker require to get a supervisor job at the state Department of Commerce? All you need is to be his top donor’s son. Everyone else need not apply.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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House GOP Applauds Government Shutdown

Congressional Republicans are more than happy to allow the Government to shutdown. Even if thousands of people including veterans, women, and children, are hurt in the process.

by Walt Dismay· · News