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‘Occupy The One Percent’: The 1% Are Joining The 99%: ‘Tax Me!’ (Video)

‘Occupy The One Percent’: The 1% Are Joining The 99%: ‘Tax Me!’ (Video)

The 99% Occupy movements are spreading throughout this great land and now a movement is gaining support from an unlikely source: the 1%.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
Wisconsin Wire: WI Assembly Allows Loaded Guns, 18 Arrests For Cameras and Signs…Again!

Wisconsin Wire: WI Assembly Allows Loaded Guns, 18 Arrests For Cameras and Signs…Again!

Certain members of the WI State Assembly, namely Bill Kramer, the Speaker Pro Tempore, seem to ignore their oath to office and completely disregard the First Amendment.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Judge In Texas Beats Disabled Daughter With Belt For Downloading Music (VIDEO)

Judge In Texas Beats Disabled Daughter With Belt For Downloading Music (VIDEO)

A judge in Texas was caught on video beating his daughter for downloading games and music. It’s bad enough for a parent to beat their child, but the child being beaten in this video has cerebral palsy.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Perry: Money ‘The Most Highly Overrated Thing In The World’

Rick Perry: Money ‘The Most Highly Overrated Thing In The World’

Ya’ gotta hand it to Rick Perry. He doesn’t even try to sugar coat his plutocratic views. In an interview Tuesday, he commented on the Occupy Wall Street movement by saying that they shouldn’t worry about it, that money is overrated.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Amendment To Overturn Citizens United Introduced In Senate

Amendment To Overturn Citizens United Introduced In Senate

On Tuesday, Senators Tom Udall (D-NM) and Michael Bennet (D-CO) introduced a Constitutional amendment which would overturn the Citizens United Supreme Court ruling, which gave corporations unlimited ability to influence elections.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Barry Goldwater: True Conservative

Barry Goldwater: True Conservative

Known as ‘Mr. Conservative’, Barry Goldwater embodied conservative values throughout his service as a Senator from Arizona, but he would oppose much of what conservatives have been doing today.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Is Candidate Cain A Threat To National Security? He Publicly Threatened Iran

Is Candidate Cain A Threat To National Security? He Publicly Threatened Iran

Unfortunately for the safety of the United States, the fence between humorously gaffable and dangerous isn’t electrified, which might explain how easily Herman Cain crossed it on Bill O’Reilly’s show.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Buy Local

Buy Local

I recently changed pharmacies to a local mom and pop shop. After going to the CVS for years, I finally reached my boiling point when they installed those self checkout machines. Now other big chain stores have them too, but CVS brought it to a whole new level. Besides the fact that they don’t work, the staff is forced to stand behind the machines and encourage people to use them.

Did she say "clear the park" or "raze it to the ground"?

Oakland PD Throws Flip Flopping Mayor Under The Bus

It’s safe to say the Oakland PD won’t be supporting the Mayors’ re-election bid.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Prior to Being Beaten, 15 Year Old Gay Student Asks: “Why Are You Doing This To Me?”

Prior to Being Beaten, 15 Year Old Gay Student Asks: “Why Are You Doing This To Me?”

Zach’s mother, Rebecca Collins, wants the world to know that her 15-year-old son was beaten earlier this week at his Chillicothe, Ohio, high school because he is gay. Another student recorded the confrontation on his/her cell phone. What we hear and see is frightening and shameful:

Was Rick Perry Drunk During New Hampshire Speech? (VIDEO)

Was Rick Perry Drunk During New Hampshire Speech? (VIDEO)

Sometimes, the best thing a Democrat can do it sit back and let the Republicans speak for themselves. Rick Perry is one of those Republicans. If I didn’t know better, I’d think that his speech in New Hampshire was a Saturday Night Live Sketch. Unfortunately, it wasn’t.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Ann Coulter Plays The Race Card In Defense Of Herman Cain, Says Conservative Blacks Are Better Than Liberal Blacks (VIDEO)

Ann Coulter Plays The Race Card In Defense Of Herman Cain, Says Conservative Blacks Are Better Than Liberal Blacks (VIDEO)

Ann Coulter says: ‘Our blacks are so much better than their blacks. To become a black Republican, you don’t just roll into it. You’re not going with the flow…and that’s why we have very impressive blacks in the Republican party.’

Ron Paul Speaks Out Against Yet Another Progressive Value, Student Loans

Ron Paul Speaks Out Against Yet Another Progressive Value, Student Loans

Ron Paul is vehemently against many of the progressive bedrock issues. One such issue is federal student loans.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
A Decade Of TSA Excellence: Stop Complaining, Legs Apart, Bend Over, Spread ‘Em And Stop Smiling

A Decade Of TSA Excellence: Stop Complaining, Legs Apart, Bend Over, Spread ‘Em And Stop Smiling

As we approach the 10th anniversary of the enactment of the Aviation and Transportation Security Act this month, I reflect on a decade of unparallelled achievements by the TSA.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News, Political Humor
Police In Oakland Used Tactics That Aren’t Permitted In War Zones

Police In Oakland Used Tactics That Aren’t Permitted In War Zones

When your actions of brutality are prohibited in war zones, you’ve gone over the edge. The Marines clearly know this. The police should certainly know better.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Dems Poised to Pick Up 12 House Seats – Possibly 1 or 2 in Senate

Dems Poised to Pick Up 12 House Seats – Possibly 1 or 2 in Senate

While Chuck Schumer is touting the 2012 Democrats could pick up a seat or two in the Senate, a new poll showed Democrats could also be looking at grabbing 12 House seats as well.

by In Your Face Radio· · News
Fight Or Flight: The Protesters And The Cops

Fight Or Flight: The Protesters And The Cops

The larger problem however, is the stupidity of the higher ups that put these professional bullies in situations where they are set up to fail.

by Richard Cecere· · News
Christian College In Georgia Forces Staff To Sign Pledge Against Homosexuality Or Be Terminated

Christian College In Georgia Forces Staff To Sign Pledge Against Homosexuality Or Be Terminated

More pledges, more discrimination, more religious extremism, and more hate. That’s what a college in Georgia is adopting as a new policy designed to purify the staff.

Herman Cain Denies Sexual Harassment

Herman Cain Denies Sexual Harassment

Why is October 31 2011 a big f***ing deal? Well,  for the kiddies out there it means a great night of Trick or Treating, but for political junkies like myself it has a much darker and sinister appeal this year. Everyone’s favorite sideshow candidate for the Republican nomination is trying […]

Bryan Fischer Of American Family Association Says Jesus Would ‘Take A Whip’ To OWS Protesters

Bryan Fischer Of American Family Association Says Jesus Would ‘Take A Whip’ To OWS Protesters

It’s funny that Fischer would talk about stealing and coveting considering that the big bankers and numerous corporations are guilty of both and more. Wall Street has stolen hundreds of billions if not trillions from the American people over the last thirty years. And they want to steal more.