Tagged: voter suppression

A Dreary Election

A Dreary Election

Is it just the rainy weather we’re having in Central Florida that’s making me depressed? Or is this the dreariest American election ever? Another day another Koch Brothers outrage – apparently they’re flooding North Carolina with...

Managing the Vote

Managing the Vote

As we head into the home stretch of this campaign season, Republicans are doing everything they can to keep anyone who might be a Democrat from voting. It’s so blatant it would be funny...

It’s a Day to Remember those Civil Rights Martyrs

It’s a Day to Remember those Civil Rights Martyrs

  It is a morning when even this part of the Sunshine State is cold and wet, and the Northeast coast is bracing for another spell of wretched weather. On the television a black...

Voting Turned out to be Quite an Adventure

Voting Turned out to be Quite an Adventure

As duly authorized citizens of the land of the free and the home of the brave, Sandra and I set out this morning to cast our ballots. Election Day is a week away –...

Winning at all costs

Winning at all costs

Voting is supposed to be the cornerstone of democracies, where all peoples who are eligible to vote should be able to exercise their right to choose who leads them and in which direction… vox...

Karl Rove’s Dirty Hands Pulling the Strings – Again

Karl Rove’s Dirty Hands Pulling the Strings – Again

Why is nobody investigating Karl Rove? Why is nobody trying to find out where he gets his apparently endless financial resources? It was Rove who gave America eight disastrous years of George W. Bush....

Who are the 50 Percent and What are They Thinking?

Who are the 50 Percent and What are They Thinking?

Poll after poll shows America evenly divided. For example, approximately half of the voters say they will give Barack Obama a second term. Approximately half say they will vote for Mitt Romney. Yes, I...

Republicans are White People. End of Story.

Republicans are White People. End of Story.

The Republican Party represents white Americans and that’s all there is to it. The Republican presidential candidates don’t deny it. Indeed, they seem to be proud of it. I am amused when friends remind...