SEATTLE—Kshama Sawant, the socialist on the City Council, is up for re-election this year. Since joining the council in January of 2014 she has helped push through a gradual raising of the minimum wage to $15 an hour in Seattle. 858 more words
GOP letter to Iran is not about treaty but about undermining the legitimacy of President Obama.
Republicans, and Democrats for that matter, have every right to make public their opposition to negotiating an agreement that will slow down or stop Iran’s development of nuclear weapons in return for lifting severe economic sanctions on Iran. 470 more words
All we have is anger and sadness. On the front page of Friday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch was a story of two policemen shot in Ferguson. There was also a huge photograph of an anarchist blocking traffic during the demonstration in which the policemen were shot. 516 more words
U.S. standing is much better.
It shows Republicans are not always for appeasement.
Nations want to see a weak Untied States.
u-bam-a made America look weak. 23 more words
“Fifty Shades of Grey,” the book and the movie, is a celebration of the sadism that dominates nearly every aspect of American culture and lies at the core of pornography and global capitalism. 917 more words
47 Republican senators sent a letter to Iran designed to kill any potential deal.
The letter suggests that any deal between u-bam-a and Iran would amount to only an “executive agreement” that could be undone by Congress or a future president. 43 more words