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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
May.18.2010
It may not seem all that significant, at face value, but Rand Paul won the Republican Party nomination for the state of Kentucky in the Senate primary today. Rand Paul is not your garden variety Republican. Aside from being the son of another prominent Republican, Ron Paul, he is a member of a...
tim-wise's picture
Apr.25.2010
Let’s play a game, shall we? The name of the game is called "Imagine." The way it’s played is simple: we’ll envision recent happenings in the news, but then change them up a bit. Instead of envisioning white people as the main actors in the scenes we’ll conjure--the ones who are driving...
gary-morgenstein's picture
Apr.09.2010
Baseball and bailouts, as American as apple pie. Thursday, 08 April 2010 By Kenn GoldTAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAMEBy Gary Morgenstein Baseball and bailouts, as American as apple pie.  That sums up Gary Morgenstein’s powerful new political baseball thriller, Take Me Out to the Ballgame. Through the...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Mar.28.2010
 Those who dismiss Sarah Palin as historically ignorant are wrong.  . In the coming weeks, as the former Alaska governor on her national roadshow exhorts members if her Tea Party fan club to "reload," the reference to a gun will have peculiar resonance in light of another time in our...
aberjhani's picture
Mar.28.2010
While campaigning for the presidency of the United States of America, Barack Obama was often asked why he felt he was qualified for the job and he would answer that, according to supporters and colleagues, he had a gift for building effective coalitions capable of accomplishing difficult tasks. The...
bob-mustin's picture
Mar.27.2010
  The recent and protracted dust-up over health care has been both amusing and frightening. The Dems finally realized they could make hay of their time in power, and the Repubs acted downright confused, if not schizophrenic. Then there was the Tea Party crowd, who weren't quite sure what they...
clinton-fein's picture
Mar.23.2010
They fought until the bitter end. Opponents of health reform spent the first year of the Obama administration fighting tooth and nail to derail him and kill it, demonizing everyone and everything in their path. It inspired the birth of the Tea Party activists, a group of angry and confused...
fran-johns's picture
Feb.09.2010
The industrious Sarah Palin, having thankfully receded somewhat from front pages everywhere, has been all over cyberspace and the airwaves recently with her Tea Party appearances and her new Fox News job. There is cause for alarm. Palin is a grand master -- or perhaps mistress -- of the art of Us v...
karen-topakian's picture
Jan.22.2010
The Tea Party folks. The ones whose core values include, Fiscal Responsibility, Constitutionally Limited Government and Free Markets. The folks who protest health care reform and oppose government bailouts of the auto and banking industries. Will be protesting in February…at their own convention....
edmund-jenks's picture
May.16.2009
Organized by We Surround Them Palm Springs, the TEA Party Anti-Tax Rally was a great success. Anytime on can have the local police begin to get upset and exert control over a peaceful enterprize, maybe one is touching a nerve. Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2009) Palm Springs TEA Party Anti-Tax...