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Protest Brewing Over Karl Rove Appearance At Event Hosted By East Bay Leadership Council

CONCORD (CBS SF) — Decrying the former deputy chief of staff to President George W. Bush as a “war criminal” who defends torture, protesters are planning to gather in front of a Concord hotel tonight where Karl Rove is scheduled to speak. 543 more words


Despite Misleading Headline, Rove Has Sharp Analysis of 2016

Whatever one thinks of Karl Rove, it cannot be denied that he engineered two presidential victories that were very much losable, and that’s no small feat. 191 more words


To Die For

Twenty years ago there was a movie called To Die For in which Nicole Kidman starred as an aspiring TV anchor who hires three teenagers (one of them played by a young Joaquin Phoenix) to kill her loving husband when he kindly asks her to take time off from her job as a weather girl.   1,274 more words

The Red, White & Blues

America’s Propaganda Machine: The Cultivation of Fear

Recently, I have given up on CNN and any other news medium. I have also unsubscribed from my NY Times source. I am tired of the fear mongering and hearing pundits decry injustice in America without providing solutions that unite the country. 749 more words


Thought of the Day (to make a Republican's Blood Boil)

Do you remember when Republican’s pushed hard to get the Supreme Court to rule in favor of the use of money as a form of speech protected under the first amendment?   85 more words


"The Changing Role Of Money In Politics": An Electoral Landscape In Which Financial Balance Has Tilted Dramatically To The Ultra-Rich

The 2012 presidential election was the first to be held in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s ruling on Citizens United. Too many of us have forgotten that the results of that election were… 629 more words


Jeb Bush's First Twitter Follow is....

MotherJones is out with an interesting article about Jeb Bush’s Twitter account. Jeb will no doubt work hard to prove to GOP primary voters that he is not like his brother, George. 75 more words