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2nd Amendment For Whites Only? Conservatives Freak Out Over New Black Panthers Carrying Guns

2nd Amendment For Whites Only? Conservatives Freak Out Over New Black Panthers Carrying Guns

When white men open carry, it’s “patriotism.” When black men do the same thing, it’s “alarming.”

Hey Conservatives: President Obama Just Tied Ronald Reagan In Public Opinion Polls (VIDEO)

Hey Conservatives: President Obama Just Tied Ronald Reagan In Public Opinion Polls (VIDEO)

President Obama’s six-year poll numbers leave him tied with conservative icon Ronald Reagan, and the Right is livid!

by John Prager· · News
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How ‘Extreme Racist’ Ronald Reagan Re-Enslaved Blacks And Got Taxpayers To Foot The Bill (VIDEO)

The American dream was ‘built on the backs of African slaves,’ Chomsky explains.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Ronald Reagan’s Daughter Patti Davis Slams Elizabeth Lauten In Supportive Letter To Obama Girls

“And if you ever see Elizabeth Lauten sitting at a bar dressed like the teenager she isn’t…just walk past and resist the temptation to say something snarky to her. Trust me, you’re light years ahead of her.”
~President Reagan’s daughter Patti Davis to Malia and Sasha Obama

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Right Wing Propaganda: ‘Kiara’ The Tattooed Welfare Queen

Right Wing Propaganda: ‘Kiara’ The Tattooed Welfare Queen

And why am I supposed to freak out over $15,360 a year when Wall Street is regularly caught ripping off the taxpayer for millions of dollars every month?

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This Might Be Sarah Palin’s Most Incoherent Video Yet (VIDEO)

Before microphones, cameras and Ronald Reagan, there were people like Sarah Palin, but they were typically introduced to the mental health system, where they received things like shock treatment and lobotomies.

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Conservative Saint Ronald Reagan Apologized For America As President (AUDIO)

It’s been a consistent line of attack used by Republicans against President Obama to portray him as weak and un-American but new audio tapes reveal that the GOP’s beloved Ronald Reagan is the one who has actually apologized for America.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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GOP Moral Majority? That Time A Drunk-Dialing Nixon Told Reagan His Wife Was Hot! (AUDIO)

Midterm results still got you down in the dumps? Enjoy this hilarious chat between Ronald Reagan and a drunk and disgraced Richard Nixon. This conversation between former President Nixon and then-California Governor Ronald Reagan also serves as a reminder: The GOP came back with a vengeance after far worse humiliations, and so […]

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Conservatives Want Obama To ‘Apologize’ To America Like Reagan Did After Iran-Contra: Are They Insane?

One problem: Unlike Reagan, Obama hasn’t done anything wrong.

by Jameson Parker· · News
The Baby Boomers Are NOT The Reason Our Economy Sucks

The Baby Boomers Are NOT The Reason Our Economy Sucks

Pitting two generations against each other is the job of Fox News. It is not the job of Salon and the Internet.

by Wendy Gittleson· · Political Rants
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Watch: Former KKK Grand Dragon Interviewed On David Pakman Show (VIDEO)

During the brief interview, Shepherd disclosed details about how members of the KKK began to exert influence over him from a very early age.

by Randa Morris· · News
It’s Official: President Obama Is The Best Economic President In Modern Times

It’s Official: President Obama Is The Best Economic President In Modern Times

A new economic report, published by Forbes.com on September 6, 2014, clearly shows that President Obama is the best economic president in modern times. It’s not an opinion, it’s a fact, based on all of the typical economic indicators, including jobs, investments, growth and expansion, even the rate of inflation. In […]

by Randa Morris· · News
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James Brady, Former US Press Secretary’s Death Ruled A Homicide

On August 8, 2014 a DC coroner ruled that the death of former US Press Secretary James Brady was a homicide. Brady died on August 4, at the age of 73. The coroner’s report says that Brady died as a result of a gun shot wound Brady obtained 33 years […]

by Randa Morris· · News
Reaganbook Goes Down In Flames, Forced To Shut Down Temporarily After Being Flooded By Free Speech

Reaganbook Goes Down In Flames, Forced To Shut Down Temporarily After Being Flooded By Free Speech

Let’s admit it. We all saw this one coming.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Jon Stewart Takes Down Right-Wing Lie That Ronald Reagan Would Have Handled MH17 Tragedy Better Than Obama (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Takes Down Right-Wing Lie That Ronald Reagan Would Have Handled MH17 Tragedy Better Than Obama (VIDEO)

During his show on Monday night, Stewart amusingly ripped apart the Reagan worship conservatives have been parading in the wake of the MH17 disaster.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
JP Morgan Admits Trickle Down Economics Has Completely Failed

JP Morgan Admits Trickle Down Economics Has Completely Failed

Remember how the country was sold the idea of “trickle down” economics? “Oh, if we just give the wealthy more, they will create wealth for the poor and middle classes by increasing spending, investing in new factories, hiring more workers, etc, etc, etc.” In reality, after over 30 years of […]

by Wes Williams· · News
GOP Panics As Audio Emerges Proving Their Hero Reagan Would Oppose Current GOP Policies (AUDIO)

GOP Panics As Audio Emerges Proving Their Hero Reagan Would Oppose Current GOP Policies (AUDIO)

A 1948 audio recording of Ronald Reagan shows that he would have opposed the GOP’s policies today. In fact, if the GOP actually knew anything about Reagan’s history, they’d wonder how he even ended up in the party to begin with. The right-wing lunatic fringe runs today’s GOP. Back when […]

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Math Makes A Liar Or A Fraud Out Of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

WI Gov. Scott Walker claims he voted for Ronald Reagan back in 1980. That wouldn’t be surprising, but there’s one problem, and it has to do with math.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Al Sharpton Puts Meet The Press Panel In Its Place (VIDEO)

Al Sharpton Puts Meet The Press Panel In Its Place (VIDEO)

Meet The Press offered great tributes for Nelson Mandela, but Al Sharpton reminded them that we chose the wrong side. Grassroots led the way.

by The Liberal· · News
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House Republicans Pass Ban On Undetectable Plastic Firearms

A surprisingly sane GOP-led house voted to renew the plastic gun ban. But can we get them to close a potentially lethal loophole?

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News