This week progressives nationwide are talking about a Green New Deal and, while mainstream media is saying that insurgent Democrats came up with this, we beg to differ! We applaud the efforts of Democrats for finally adopting what the Global Greens began to work on in in 2006 while noting that the delay of 12 years… More Sorry Democrats, the Green Party Came Up With the Green New Deal!
While Laura Kelly was celebrating her win in Topeka, across the city a much darker storyline was taking place. While Laura Kelly called for civility in the Ramada, Kobach supporter, and machine-gun jeep owner Don Erbert had another message all about the death of the Democratic Governor Elect, as covered by the Topeka Capital-Journal: The popular songs… More Republicans initial reaction in Kansas to Laura Kelly’s win? Sing about her dying.
Here is something for Ripley’s Believe It Or Not. Right wing writer and wingnut apologist Ben Shapiro joins his lettered brethren to stick up for banned reporter Jim Acosta. https://twitter.com/benshapiro/status/1060345582756147201?s=21 Shapiro’s most repeated bon mot to date is, “The left has run out of aggressors to target; instead, they’ve become the aggressors, self-righteous morality police… More Conservative Writer Calls Out Huckabee Sanders Over Acosta Lie
Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp admitted Sunday that his office opened an investigation into his opponent Stacey Abrams’ party. The secretary of state’s office oversees elections, putting Kemp in charge of his own election — because he still hasn’t recused himself from the role. The office is refusing to release details or evidence… More Georgia Republican Brian Kemp using his public office to investigate political foes
Tree of Life Rabbi Jeffrey Myers delivered a poignant sermon on Saturday in which he blamed politicians for a rise in “hate speech” across the country — a troubling trend that he said led to the recent massacre at his synagogue in Pittsburgh, CNN reported. Myers shared his message with three Tree of Life congregations that… More Tree Of Life Rabbi Says ‘Hate Speech’ Fueled By Politicians Led To Synagogue Massacre
Here’s a blast from the Republicans’ lying past, courtesy Kaiser Family Foundation’s Larry Levitt: they’ve been lying to America about their intent to protect people with pre-existing conditions for months and months: We looked at that assertion back in May 2017. This was Ryan in panic mode because one of his members, Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI), had bailed on him in the push… More Reminder: Republicans have been lying to you about protecting your health care for years
The mayor of Pittsburgh told Donald Trump to wait. Local religious leaders asked Trump to wait. Politicians in both parties begged Trump to wait. Tens of thousands of local residents told Trump not to come at all until he was ready to completely disown the white nationalist agenda that contributed to the mass murder at Tree… More Over the advice of everyone Trump went to Pittsburgh to rub salt into a wounded city
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday broke with President Donald Trump on whether an executive order could deny a constitutional guarantee of citizenship to babies born in the U.S. to non- citizen parents. But despite Ryan’s stern rebuttal to the president, the idea of limiting birthright citizenship still has significant cache among congressional Republicans, even… More Speaker Ryan: ‘You cannot end birthright citizenship with an executive order’
President Trump is vowing to sign an executive order that would seek to end the right to U.S. citizenship for children born in the United States to noncitizens, a move most legal experts say runs afoul of the Constitution. The action, which Trump previewed in a television clip broadcast Tuesday, would be the most aggressive… More Trump eyeing executive order to end birthright citizenship, a move most legal experts say runs afoul of the Constitution
Former president of the Tree of Life Synagogue Lynette Lederman says President Trump is a “purveyor of hate speech” and is not welcome in Pittsburgh in the wake of a shooting that killed 11. Source: CNN News 10/29/18 #7: Fear: Trump in the White House Bob Woodward (Author) (2390) Buy new: $30.00 $19.19 223… More Former president of the Tree of Life Synagogue says Trump is not welcome in Pittsburgh