Tagged: ACORN

Where the Right Get their “Facts”

Where the Right Get their “Facts”

With newspapers vanishing, Americans are increasingly dependent on the Internet for information. And this leaves democracy in danger. I have long favored some system to validate journalists in the way accountants are certified. I wouldn’t go so...

Trying to Figure Out the Republican Election Plan

Trying to Figure Out the Republican Election Plan

If you follow American politics, you might be wondering what the Republican Party is up to. They seem to be courting defeat in 2012.  You know and I know that the Republicans’ mission is...

Gutless Wonders Surround the President

Gutless Wonders Surround the President

Who are the people representing President Obama? Where did he find them? Why does he keep them around? Never before have I seen a group of people so gutless, so easily frightened by “white...

Don’t Tell Me the Attack on ACORN Isn’t Racist

Don’t Tell Me the Attack on ACORN Isn’t Racist

The more I read and hear the more convinced I am that a race war is raging in America – especially in the media. Yes, I am “playing the race card,” as the racists...

OMG! AARP is in Favor of Cutting Subsidies to Medicare Advantage

OMG! AARP is in Favor of Cutting Subsidies to Medicare Advantage

You’ve heard the President’s promise: No Medicare benefits will be sacrificed to make health care reform possible. And technically, I suppose, he is not really lying. But it certainly looks as if he is...

The Real Threat to “the Fabric of Democracy” in America

The Real Threat to “the Fabric of Democracy” in America

When you think of the beatings and the murders… Bull Connor’s police dogs and fire hoses… The steel plate in Rep. John Lewis’ head… The sniper’s bullet that silenced Martin Luther King… When you...