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The B*tt Plug Stops Here

Media jump on the opportunity to report about politicians and their proclivity to invade our bedrooms and tell us that sex and the sex industry cause moral decay. 201 more words

Study Break

"His Red-State Wins Matter More Than Hillary’s": Why Is Bernie Sanders Slamming Southern Democrats?

So what do we make of Bernie Sanders’s continuing habit of denigrating the Democratic voters of the South? He did it Wednesday night on Larry Wilmore’s show, when… 895 more words


Republicans Make Stronger Efforts to Prove they are Racists and Bigots

Republicans must stop pretending that Donald Trump is not speaking for them. The only difference between some in the GOP and Trump, is that few of them are open and forthright about their beliefs. 605 more words

Why Are We Letting These RE(tar)D States Pick Our Next Liberal Nominee?

If you were following the vast Super Tuesday news coverage, you would have assumed Rubio and Cruz netted a substantial part of the delegate pie against Trump, and Sanders scored no delegates but the Ben-and-Jerry’s-devouring, syrup-guzzling, sheep farmers of his native Vermont.  957 more words

Politics And Economics

Stevieslaw: Greed--the gift that keeps giving and giving...

Stevieslaw: Greed—the gift that keeps giving
The Brookings Institute reports that for men born in 1920, there was a six year difference in life expectancy between the top 10 percent of earners and the bottom ten percent of earners. 167 more words


2 Americas

We Canadians are a pretty observant bunch, generally speaking. My friends and I, for example, have been steadily observing the election-year craziness south of our border, and it’s become exceedingly clear that you actually have not just one country, but… 188 more words


America in Half

We may get stronger by being cut in two.  Well, it depends on which side you’re stuck.  Those caught on Berlin’s dreary right portion envied those in  813 more words