Politics And More

The (US) Mid-Terms

November 3, 2010

Many Republicans are saying they won simply because the electorate rejected everything that Obama stands for. Plenty of progressives peg the problem as weak-kneed Democrats caved to neo-cons. Other Democrats will say it was an […]

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This Liberal Nation

June 26, 2010

This Liberal Nation This nation was founded in a fight against an establishment based on birthright, religious orthodoxy and “knowing one’s place“. The Founding Fathers wanted to throw off the yoke of tyranny – by […]

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Labels

June 25, 2010

Coming out of a discussion on labels- of the political kind. I am a Progressive, I am a Liberal. Neither label is 100% accurate; I disagree with some views held by others who claim those […]

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The Death of Health(care)

December 21, 2009

The heartwarming sight of Democratic Senators all in agreement would be welcome if it was for a bill that included a strong “Public Option” or for a health insurance reform bill that came into effect […]

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Those Crazy Conservatives

November 5, 2009

Last month I posted the highlights of the “survey” I was sent by The Heritage Foundation. Well, it seems that since I didn’t reply to that one The Foundation- such a strong advocate of personal […]