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Address the Setbacks

Smackdown on the working classes,
Clampdown on the streets,
And then you wonder,
Why we despise the elites,

Cuts, Cuts, Cuts,
Rebuffs, Rebuffs, Rebuffs,
Bust, Bust, Bust, 45 more words

Poem

I Learned That From A Political Ventriloquist

Just because the old adage of “You can always tell when a politician is lying because their lips are moving” has technically become outdated in the age of social media (assuming they are capable of typing without moving their lips – a trick I’m not convinced all of them can pull off, truth be told),  doesn’t make the core idea of the adage any less valid.

Thoughts Profound And Otherwise

Politicians, Don’t Quote Scripture

Citing Jeff Sessions, a reader says that “sacred words can be twisted and turned” to fit the speaker’s agenda.. via NYT Opinion https://ift.tt/2JRIT3i

WMNEG political round up: local elections results.

WEST MIDLANDS NEW ECONOMICS GROUP

Thursday 28th June, 5pm-7pm

Political round up: local elections results.

Exchange and discussion following round-the-table news from all present.

Venue: The Community Hub room, Level 4, John Lewis, Birmingham Grand Central Railway Station aka New Street Station. 37 more words

Birmingham

Bill at CFFSB Again! A Man of Intelligence and Stamina!


At this quarter’s CFFSB Luncheon we had our very first repeat speaker!
“A man of intelligence and stamina” as he terms himself, none other than ex-president William Jefferson Clinton! 171 more words

Terrebonne Sheriff Larpenter proves to be adept at spending other people's $$ in 30 year-tenure; $130K on golf tourneys

Louisiana’s campaign finance reports can be very revealing—and awfully embarrassing—when certain contributors are linked to business relationships with the candidate.

And just as eye-opening can be an accounting of how campaign funds are spent. 961 more words

Ethics

UMNO Needs To Revisit Its Past

It has been more than a month since UMNO’s disastrous show in its history of general elections. Although as an individual party UMNO has the most number of parliamentary seats won, it effectively controls two states – a far cry from the grand old party it once was. 1,339 more words

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