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Another presidential election is upon us.
It's time for the Democrats to drag out a lie:
"Ralph Nader Cost Al Gore the 2000 election"

Vote Green Party

Howie Hawkins for President

Green Party Platform

The Republican Party preposterously calls itself
"The Party of Lincoln".
Nothing could be more absurd.

Lincoln said: “with malice toward none, with charity for all.”
and that certainly does NOT describe today's GOP.

Lincoln was not a xenophobic racist determined
to overthrow the government
or promoting white supremacy.

Nor did he say he wanted to
"Flood the zone with shit".


December 18, 2019: Trump Impeached!
Articles of Impeachment

Great American Moments:
(On testing for coronavirus:)
"When you test, you have a case. When you test, you find something is wrong with people. If we didn't do any testing we would have very few cases." - Donald Trump (5/14/2020)

Links   Blog

From the blog:
  A Country That Routinely Abuses Children

When officers led them out of a detention facility near the U.S.-Mexico border and onto a bus last month, the 12-year-old from Honduras and his 9-year-old sister believed they were going to a shelter so they could be reunited with their mother in the Midwest. Instead, the bus drove five hours to an airport where …


People live longer in blue states than in red states; new study points to impact of state policies

Weak environmental protections, safety rules and labor and civil rights protections may be cutting lives short in conservative states and deepening the divide between red and blue states, according to a new study on links between life expectancy and state policy. Some states, mostly in the Northeast and the West, have seen average life expectancies …


Landlord Killed by Beheading. Will More of the Same Occur Because of Republicans?

The coronavirus relief bill expired on July 31, 2020. The House (Democrats) passed a coronavirus recovery bill over 2 months ago. The Senate (Republicans) refused to act on it as Republicans fail to address the issue. Connecticut man who was behind on his rent brutally killed his landlord when confronted over the late payments, according …


Yale Study on $600 Unemployment Lifeline Championed by Democrats Destroys Favorite GOP Talking Point

A new study by Yale economists out this week debunks the repeated GOP talking point that the $600 federal expansion of unemployment benefits has disincentivized people from returning to work—findings published the same day Senate Republicans released a coronavirus relief proposal which critics condemned as an “utter disgrace” that will “unleash widespread suffering” on people …


How Crazy are Anti-Maskers? This Crazy:

Customers Who Refused Masks Assault Trader Joe’s Workers, Send One to the Hospital The men pummeled one employee with a wooden paddle, ripped off another employee’s mask, and pulled the hair of a third worker, according to an NYPD spokesperson. Vice



#BDS

A foreign state is spying on and working to influence
U.S. citizens,and it is organized and sanctioned by
a foreign government (Israel).

"It's a psychological campaign involving spying and smears"

Watch the documentary they didn't want shown:
The Lobby - USA

Episode 1

Episode 22

Episode 3

Episode 4

The story

The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
(John Mearshimer) (pdf)

Learn more: The Electronic Intifada
  

"Everything AIPAC does is focused on influencing Congress."

Why isn't AIPAC registered
as a foreign lobbyist?


#UnfollowTrump
Deprive the lying malilgnant narcissist
the audience he craves.
You don't need to read his lies and hate, anyway.


Unfollow Trump

...and besides, you'll still be regaled with his lies
anyway thanks to the corporate Media, which
slavishly repeats whatever he says.




The Mueller Report

"Greed-dominated capitalism" afflicts the U.S.
So does voter ignorance and stupidity:




The Brainwishing of my Dad




UnNews

An index of unreliable news sources

The duopoly is one of the most destructive forces in the U.S.
Vote third party - give the duopoly a well-deserved death.

Recommended:

Dispelling the myth that "Nader cost Gore
the 2000 election"

Plutocrats want to turn public schools into
private schools and enrich themselves
at our children's expense
.

Neoliberal Fascism and the Twilight of the Social
(Henry Giroux)

State Policy Network (right wing group):
[Their] "agenda includes opposing President Obama’s health-care program and climate-change regulations, reducing union protections and minimum wages, cutting taxes and business regulations, tightening voting restrictions, and privatizing education."
(Jane Mayer, The New Yorker)


...and don't forget "socialism" for fire departments, police departments,
schools, FEMA, flood insurance, and any government spending
for the public good (e.g., drug testing, health department, etc.).


Donald Trump and the Republicans Work Every Day to
Destroy Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

(while doing all they can to serve banks, corporations, and the oligarchs)



7 times the Mueller report caught Sean Spicer and Sarah Sanders lying to press



It's the law:
"participation in rituals of national loyalty cannot be compelled"




LINKS
  ALEC Exposed
(American Legislative Exchange Council) Secretive outfit that brings together corporations and state politicians (largely Republicans) to write corporate-friendly laws
  American Oversight
Keeping an eye on the Trumps and their fellow crooks
  Brennan Center for Justice
At NYU School of Law - defending democracy and justice
  The Lincoln Project (videos at YouTube)
  Republicans for the Rule of Law (videos at YouTube)
 

Center for Media and Democracy

     Sourcewatch

     Exposed by CMD

     PR Watch

  CBPP
Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
  CREW
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington
  EPI
Economic Policy Institute focusing on low- and middle-income workers
  FAIR
Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting
  Federalist Society (and State Policy Network)
Right-wing outfit promoting "conservative" and libertarian viewpoints
  Future Majority
Goal: Rebuild the Democratic Party
  Mitch McConnell Calls to Cut Social Security, Medicare
  NRDC
Natural Resources Defence Council
  PFAW
People For the American Way
  Right Wing Watch
YOU SHOULD BE OUTRAGED
Corporations

 

 

  Walmart hides $76 billion in offshore tax havens
 DEFENDERS OF OUR (THEORETICAL) FREEDOMS
Defenders of freedom

 

  Public Citizen
  EFF
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Download spyware protection browser add-on Privacy Badger
  ACLU
  National Lawyers Guild

 

 

 

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