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I would like to say that what Mel Phillips was doing was not...

I would like to say that what Mel Phillips was doing was not sexual harassment but more sexual abuse of children, because he was doing it in a sexual manner now that I look back on it. 7 more words

Tom Cole

Promoting World Tribune & Human Revolution

by James C. Stephens

Tuesday, September 14, 1971

Tonight we did World Tribune promotion. I rode my bike, but met with little success, but seeds were planted. 315 more words

"Obstruction And Destruction": Republicans Will Be Destroyed If The Far Right Keeps Clinging To Its Unachievable Agenda

While Washington waits to see who the next speaker of the House of Representatives will be, the far right seems to be doing everything in its power to destroy the Republican Party. 597 more words


Republican Congressman 'refuses to be blackmailed' by GOP hardliners

In the House, two-thirds of Republican lawmakers have been elected since 2010. In the Senate, the average age has dropped by 17 years. That makes Oklahoma Republican Tom Cole—a 12-year House veteran who has operated at the top echelons of politics for decades—part of a shrinking class of experienced pros on Capitol Hill. 906 more words


Hastings Folk Fest 2015!

A grown up gig for Grown Ups at The Crown next Tuesday! Loads of great acts from 3pm. I’m on at 8.

Here’s two new songs, that I’ll be playing along with loads of others and a few Woody Guthrie, Gospel, Van Morrison songs. 24 more words


When The Moment Is Right: A Conservative Coup In The House?

JD Winteregg had a pretty funny campaign ad in his unsuccessful run against John Boehner in 2014.  You might remember the “Electile Dysfunction” video.

Winteregg did a lot better than many expected, but the power of incumbency, especially for the Speaker of the House was too much to overcome. 359 more words

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Science Policy Around the Web - March 1, 2015

By: Elisavet Serti, Ph.D

International Science Policy

Scientific review labels U.N development goals as vague, weak or meaningless.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a major policy project being currently developed from the United Nations, “are fairly tales, dressed in the bureaucratese of intergovernmental narcissism” stated the editor of the… 876 more words