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Platitudes on the military dictatorship II

One of the striking aspects of the formation of the People’s Alliance for Democracy a decade and more ago was the involvement of “civil society,” and particularly the leadership of several NGOs. 687 more words

"Trump Is Right On Economics": Jeb Relying On Magic Of Tax Cuts To Double The Growth Rate Is Pure Supply-Side Voodoo

So Jeb Bush is finally going after Donald Trump. Over the past couple of weeks the man who was supposed to be the front-runner has made a series of attacks on the man who is. 808 more words

Mitt Romney

Obama’s Tour of Alaska: What Are His Motives?

In response to my piece on Obama’s Tour of Alaska Focuses on Climate Change, a skeptical reader notes:  The President’s speech was a sop to all his old faithful supporters, a bid to create a legacy for good intentions. 73 more words

Climate Change

A Brief History of My Father

When I was five years old, my family was pretty much on top of their game. My dad owned his own radio station, which had been a dream of his for quite some time. 1,093 more words

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Why is the US the only country that doesn't provide health care to everyone?

Sen. Bernie Sanders, the 73-year-old junior United States Senator from Vermont, is certainly not new to politics, so why is he the one asking us the questions? 556 more words

US Politics

Medicaid is a joke - got me in all my emotions before I had my first cup of coffee

First off, hey – it’s been a while – I know – life have been rolling.

Second, I was at the dentist this morning, hoping to get the dental service I need to resolve my aching molars, but to my surprise, my Medicaid was inactive. 407 more words