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Chucked out

Chuck Hagel has, ah, “resigned” as Secretary of Defense, because somebody has to take the blame for, well, the election results I guess (full confession: I respect Hagel’s stance on… 564 more words

America F*ck Yeah

The (un)informed public

The midterm elections are just behind us, and with the abysmal 36.4% turnout, there has been a lot of discussion about a functioning democracy (as in, can this really be one?). 1,688 more words

Obama's Immigration Plan: Hollow Words

Immigration. The ugly political topic that quickly ignites guttural feelings from across the political spectrum, allowing fundamentalists to gain ground whilst those seeking compromise rush to take shelter from the crossfire. 1,044 more words

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President Obama's Immigration Actions

On Thursday, President Obama delivered his speech on Immigration. He announced the following actions to be eligible to stay in the country.
– Living in the United States for more than five years… 178 more words

American Politics

Legalizing Illegals Proves Lack of Respect for Black Citizens

With the recent Executive Order issued by Dictator Hussein Obama, legalizing millions of illegal Latino immigrants, it should be clear to Black Americans that Obama could care less about the abundance of current economic and employment problems confronting the Black community. 429 more words

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To you I’ll sing this love song

“Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she
With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. 1,192 more words

The economic mess and policy.

Median income, adjusted for inflation, is about $3,600 less than when President George W. Bush entered the White House and about $2,100 less than when President Obama entered the White House. 568 more words

The Economy