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05/11/05 :: By Bonnie Yarbrough
Old Ghosts and Mangled Memories
Categories :: Bush Administration :: History :: Senators and Representatives

Just as Bush blundered into the Balkans to deliver his history-mangling rhetoric on minority rights as a benchmark for democracy, Frist was maneuvering eliminate them back home. Joe McCarthy would be proud.




05/05/05 :: By P. M. Carpenter
America’s Political History in Less Than 2 Minutes
Categories :: History Some visionaries of the left live in an imaginary America. They live in a nation where pleasant visions lead to socially revolutionary realities. The remaining visionaries of the left live in a nation where exercising a robust imagination leads to...


01/24/05 :: By Delton Murphy
War is Patriotic
Categories :: Bush Administration :: Free Speech :: History :: Iraq :: Patriotism

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the greatest nation of all?




12/22/04 :: By Delton Murphy
Posthumous Justice
Categories :: Activism :: Civil Rights :: Discrimination :: History :: Race

The Ghosts of Mississippi will never be silenced--not until justice is done. Forty years later the klansmen who orchestrated the "Freedom Summer Slayings" of 1964 are finally being sought.




12/22/04 :: By Delton Murphy
A Bush War Anniversary
Categories :: History

It was 15 years ago this week that President George H.W. Bush sent 24,000 American troops to invade Panama in an attack code-named "Operation: Just Cause."




11/25/04 :: By Stu Finkel
A Liberal Thanksgiving
Categories :: History

On Thanksgiving, we should remember the MORAL VALUES that we hold dear, the ones that are trampled on daily by the propaganda machine that insists that "morality" consists only of gay bashing, anti-feminism, and scapegoating Hollywood for all of our nation's woes. So I've taken a tour of the progressive web and offer tidbits that reflect our love of LIBERTY and DEMOCRACY, our EMPATHY and desire to HELP THOSE IN NEED, our TOLERANCE and HUMILITY, and our recognition of the EQUALITY of all Americans.




11/05/04 :: By Stu Finkel
The Reign of Witches
Categories :: Government :: History :: Philosophy

Thomas Jefferson, from a letter he sent in 1798 after the passage of
the Sedition Act: "A little patience, and we shall see the reign of witches pass over, their spells dissolve, and the people, recovering their true sight, restore their government to its true principles."




07/20/04 :: By Delton Murphy
The Demons of Disenfranchisement: America's Dark History of Voter Purging
Categories :: Discrimination :: Election 2004 :: Elections :: History

The purging of felony voters from voter rolls across the country reminds us that even in the 21st century African-Americans continue to fight for the right to vote.




06/22/04 :: By Tom Ball
Tactic: See “Fahrenheit 9/11” on Opening Weekend
Categories :: Bush Administration :: History :: Tactics

Michael Moore’s newest bush-throttling, truth-bearing documentary, “Fahrenheit 9/11” is inundated with such “old news” revelations. Revelations of which the American public should be boldly aware before entering the polling stations in November.




06/13/04 :: By William Hare
Wise Words from Ronald Reagan Jr.
Categories :: History

Ronald Reagan Jr. struck a poignant note in his eulogy to his deceased father. It is a comment that should be embraced regardless of religion or politics, and is highly applicable to today’s America.




06/08/04 :: By William Hare
We Are Still Paying for the Reagan Legacy
Categories :: History

Before anyone gets drugged under the ether of coverage concerning the greatness of the Reagan Legacy, take a step back and initiate a reality check. Reagan was an actor who played his greatest role as president and much of what emerged from his two terms in office, and is being repeated to date, is predicated on the building base of fantasy that enhanced his popularity.




05/21/04 :: By Delton Murphy
The Empire Builders
Categories :: Government :: History :: Military

Empires never last and generally have violent, unpleasant endings and with the reality of an 'American Empire' upon us, citizens hoping for change to occur through the creation, selection or election of a political savoir is a fairy-tale response akin to a damsel in distress waiting to be rescued.




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  • Family Values: Porn star at GOP fundraiser - GOP committee says no qualms with paid sexpert at president's dinner
  • Sexual Predators Cost Catholic Church $1B And Counting
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  • Babyface a Losing Look for Politicians



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