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States Rights Democratic Party and the Dixiegraphic Shift

There’s a constant shift in politics and the right-wing umbrella is now leaving some in the Party of Lincoln out in the rain. But before we go into that and what it means for today, let’s take a brief look at how … Continue reading

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Obamacare: The Rest of the Story

Obamacare: The Rest of the Story By BILL KELLER What you may not know is that the Affordable Care Act is also beginning, with little fanfare, to accomplish its second great goal: to promote reforms to our overpriced, underperforming health care … Continue reading

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To Understand the Shutdown You Have to Grasp the Mindset of the GOP Base

To Understand the Shutdown You Have to Grasp the Mindset of the GOP Base (via Moyers & Company) It’s widely understood that the government has been shut down by a relatively small number of Republican lawmakers who represent deeply red … Continue reading

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Ideological Purity. Compromise as Weakness.

“Ideological purity, compromise as weakness, a fundamentalist belief in scriptural literalism, denying science, unmoved by facts– undeterred by new information, a hostile fear of progress, a demonization of education, a need to control women’s bodies, severe xenophobia, tribal mentality, intolerance … Continue reading

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Health Care | zFacts

Health Care | zFacts. “Medicaid has 71% support. The Republicans call a lot of things socialist, but socialism is when the government owns big business and industry. When the government owns the highways that’s not socialism. The government owns and … Continue reading

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Obamacare Turns The GOP Against Tax Breaks For The Middle Class

Obamacare Turns The GOP Against Tax Breaks For The Middle Class. “This is why today’s Republicans can’t admit the real reason why they oppose Obamacare: The middle-class tax breaks in Obamacare are paid for almost entirely by taxes on the … Continue reading

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The GOP is Looking for Puppets for Candidates

Things you can learn from this: Whoever is running the GOP is looking for puppets for candidates. They’re like Rupert Murdoch, and everybody else is Steve Douchey — or whatever that guy’s name is. Sarah Palin failed because she was … Continue reading

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