I felt no shock and no awe when I learned about a just-published study that determined the strength of the American oligarchy. The ruse that we live in a democracy is being steadily eroded by the reality of our oligarchy. 257 more words
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From my History in Politics series: The Squeeze
In 1990, when I was the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate running against the incumbent Republican William Cohen, the main issue I became known for was the need to have Universal Health Care in the United States. 1,541 more words
If there’s one thing President Barack Obama has talked endlessly and incessantly about since taking office in 2008 it’s America’s middle class.
Turns out his obsession might be warranted. 320 more words
By Michael Snyder
For most of Canada’s existence, it has been regarded as the weak neighbor to the north by most Americans. Well, that has changed dramatically over the past decade or so. 1,133 more words
President Nixon and Republicans 40-Year-War-On-Drugs in America and the Millions of Black-American Casualties.
The 40-Year-War-On-Drugs in America and the Millions of Casualties Started by a Corrupt President Nixon!
Written by Emery Myers
April 24, 2014