Articles by: Democratic Darling

Consider This Pipe Dream

Consider This Pipe Dream

Here is the definition of PIPE DREAM: a fantastic hope or plan that is generally regarded as being nearly impossible to achieve, originating in the 19th century as an allusion to the dreams experienced by smokers of opium pipes.

by Democratic Darling· · Political Rants
Congress Votes NO On JOBS: Bastards!

Congress Votes NO On JOBS: Bastards!

Yesterday, the Senate killed the Jobs bill. 9 days ago Cantor rejected a vote.

by Democratic Darling· · Political Rants
Obama’s No Child Left Behind Decision? It’s More Complicated Than That

Obama’s No Child Left Behind Decision? It’s More Complicated Than That

Through an executive order just days ago, President Obama has changed education policy for the better, but the new policy will also raise some eyebrows. With his decision, the goal of achieving 100 percent passing of standardized tests across the country by 2014 is no longer a mandate.

by Democratic Darling· · News
Governor Rick Perry (R-TX)

Rick Perry: Ripped From The Headlines

The following are some recent headlines for Rick Perry. Any questions? Email his campaign.

by Democratic Darling· · News
The Connections Between LGBT Rights and Workers’ Rights

The Connections Between LGBT Rights and Workers’ Rights

A sense of internal power and the ability to thrive are keys to healthy human sexuality and a happy existence. If a person feels completely empowered by their own humanity and is thriving due to steady employment and income, they experience feelings of safety, confidence, and optimism. Such feelings lead to productivity and success.

by Democratic Darling· · Political Rants
Liberals, Workers Must Not Abandon Obama in 2012

Liberals, Workers Must Not Abandon Obama in 2012

Obama was the ‘hope and change’ candidate, the guy with seemingly progressive views. Unfortunately, many liberals/progressives are a bit disappointed in his presidency. They think he is making some helpful decisions, but that’s not enough. We need to ask why Obama’s decisions are so limited.

by Democratic Darling· · Political Rants