Is Donald Trump Afraid of the Dark?

GREG PALAST’S “THE BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits”

Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy

  Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy   After years of exposing the controversial American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)—the nation’s largest, secretive corporate spin machine and right-wing policy incubator–Matthew Charles Cardinale, the Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, became so fed up, he decided to form a progressive, grassroots, transparent alternative: SMART […]

Cyndi Stevenson to run for Florida Legislature

Cyndi Stevenson to run for Florida Legislature Files for House District 17 (St. Augustine)  St. Johns County Commissioner Cyndi Stevenson today filed to run for Florida House District 17.  “Once it became clear that Senator Thrasher would become FSU’s president and that Representative Renuart would run to succeed him, my phone began ringing with friends […]

No Weed, Just Weeds ~City of Arlington SWAT Raid on Peaceful Organic Farmers

City of Arlington SWAT Raid on Peaceful Organic Farmers is a Big Budget Bust  “No Weed, Just Weeds” The Garden of Eden is a conscious community located on a 3.5 acre space in Kennedale, Texas (DFW metroplex). They are dedicated to living sustainably by raising fresh food, utilizing earthen materials for building projects, and facilitating […]

A Difficult Four Years For The 113th Congress

    Today a new Congress is sworn in. It will be more Democratic in both the House and Senate. In principle, this can lead to a more facile legislative agreement than we saw in the 112th Congress. Most likely this Congress will make better decisions that the last one, but one does not anticipate […]

In Ten Days It’s All Over–Maybe

  In 10 days everyone will have voted. Some voted early and some not until election day. Hopefully we will all go to bed early that evening and voters will have registered a clear decision. As of today, we still have a very close election. I’m really not sure why, but that’s the way it […]

Electoral College Outcome For The Presidential Election

  With less than three weeks to go in the election campaign, two presidential and one vice-presidential debate behind us, more and more of us have taken a measure of the candidates and made voting decisions. Many have voted early: about 18 million compared with 15 million at this time in 2008. The polls have […]

In Difficult Times Change The World

  We live in difficult times. Economies are failing. Nations are increasingly ungovernable. Many seek even to destroy one another. Yet citizens of the world are hopeful. Many will try to decide what can be done to change the world for the better. Changing the world is not just a matter to be considered by […]


McMillian Manufacturing in Phoenix, Arizona, was contacted by Bank of America and informed that they will no longer be allowed to use their services (Bank of America) because they are in the firearms business and support the second amendment.   McMillan Fiberglass Stocks, McMillan Firearms Manufacturing, McMillan Group International have been collectively banking with Bank […]

CBS Scot Paulsen on “2016: The Movie” The Right Politics

  Interesting – CBS gives an honest, but disturbing, assessment. CBS Scot Paulsen on “2016: The Movie” The Right Politics This past week, 2016: The Movie about President Barack Obama opened in the Chicago area, and I chose to get more of an education about Obama by seeing the movie. After the inundation of canned hype […]