Monthly Archives: May 2012

Fox & Friends Produces 4 Minute Anti-Obama Attack Ad, Then Removes it From its Website | AlterNet

Can someone explain why this right-wing conservative mouthpiece is allowed to have a license to air their propaganda and misinformation on OUR airwaves? Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has long defended his network from charges of bias, explaining–incorrectly–that only the … Continue reading

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Fox, Limbaugh Attack Holder for Speaking to Black Leaders About Voter ID Laws | NationofChange

Holder must be in the right–if both Fox and Limbaugh attacked him. Fox, Limbaugh Attack Holder for Speaking to Black Leaders About Voter ID Laws | NationofChange.

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First Super Weeds, Now Super Insects — Thanks to Monsanto | NationofChange

Monsanto: Destroying the biosphere–one field at a time. But even though a scientific advisory panel warned the Environmental Protection Agency EPA that the threat of insects developing resistance was high, Monsanto argued that the steps necessary to prevent such an … Continue reading

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Selling out public schools – Education – Salon.com

Here in the industrialized world’s most economically unequal nation, public education is still held up as the great equalizer — if not of outcome, then of opportunity. Schools are expected to be machines that overcome poverty, low wages, urban decay … Continue reading

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Wisconsin’s recall election on Scott Walker: A bid for regular order – The Washington Post

Walker is being challenged not because he pursued conservative policies but because Wisconsin has become the most glaring example of a new and genuinely alarming approach to politics on the right. It seeks to use incumbency to alter the rules … Continue reading

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Romney Banking on Trump’s Birthers Pulling Him Over Finish Line | Religion Dispatches

What kind of morons is Romney trying to appeal to? Romney Banking on Trump’s Birthers Pulling Him Over Finish Line | Religion Dispatches.

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11 Ways Mitt Romney Shows His Rich-Guy, Ayn Randian Cluelessness | | AlterNet

Reminds me of Bush: …the problem with Romney and his money is not that he has it his personal worth is estimated at $250 million; it’s that he’s never ventured far enough beyond his own rarified world to understand how … Continue reading

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How Extremism is Normalized: Obama’s Radical Interpretation of The Bill of Rights | Common Dreams

Here we have the Obama administration asserting what I genuinely believe, without hyperbole, is the most extremist government interpretation of the Bill of Rights I’ve heard in my lifetime — that the Fifth Amendment’s guarantee that the State cannot deprive … Continue reading

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Will Americans Speak Out Against Obama’s Drone Warfare? | Common Dreams

It is chilling to read the cold, macabre ease with which the President and his staff decide who will live or die. The fate of people living thousands of miles away is decided by a group of Americans, elected and … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Transfers $100,000 From Recall Campaign to Legal Defense Fund | AlterNet

I’m confused. What is John Edwards on trial for? Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker transferred $100,000from his recall campaign to his legal defense fund in May, bringing the total he’s sent to the defense fund to $160,000 in six weeks. Donors … Continue reading

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