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Can't See, Can't Hear, Can't Speak, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
What The MSM Are not Saying About the Midterms: Progressives Rocked!

As usual, the MSM are ignoring some of the most important realities of the midterm elections.

Democracy, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
The Supreme Court's War On American Democracy

I believe that between corporations and billionaires the level of interference in democracy-- let's call a spade a spade-- attacks on democracy-- has massively increased, because the Supreme court made it legal and easy. Foreign interference in elections should be considered a declaration of war against America. Billionaire and corporate funders of election and political interference should face serious criminal charges.

Okay, so you swam across the river. So that means it is not fair that we built a bridge to make it easier. 
If you resent the bridge you are a selfish, small person., From FlickrPhotos
Response to Republican Attacks On Loan Forgiveness

Joe Biden has given a break to tens of millions of students with student loan debt. Republicans are complaining that this is unfair to people who paid their student loans and people who didn't go to college. I have a different take.

Summer Lee Keynoting at Netroots Nation 2022, From Uploaded
You're Going to Love Summer Lee, Presumptive New "Squad"Member at Netroots Nation

Summer Lee is the presumptive new congress member for PA's 4th district. She'll be a new member of the squad and she is taking no prisoners and kicking ass. I grabbed this ten minute. video of her giving the keynote talk at Netroots Nation 22 in Pittsburgh today. She's on fire and offers a new way to deal with the DNC nnd the Democratic Leadership.

William Grey Train Station 30th St, Philly, From Uploaded
Taking the Local to Netroots Nation Pittsburgh, With a Playlist

I'm on my way to Netroots Nation Pittsburgh. I've been to NRN many times-- because it's a great progressive conference. It's a seven plus hour ride by train to Pittsburgh from Philly. I wrote, talked with fellow passengers and wrote, listening to a lot of music.

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Thomas Scotus Roe Reversal Bites Back, Could Hand Dems Big Nov Victory

The overwhelming Kansas vote protecting abortion suggests that the unethical, partisan Republican SCOTUS justices who lied about Roe V. Wade to get their appointments may have, through their decision, handed Democrats a huge victory in November.that could enable them to make Roe v Wade the law of the land.

Wes Moore Launches Bid For Maryland Governor | MSNBC Former CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, Wes Moore, joins Morning Joe to discuss his run for Maryland governor.  Subscribe ..., From YouTubeVideos
DNC Hack Tom Perez Loses to Wes Moore in MD Gov Race

Tom Perez, another hack noliberal former DNC chair, has been defeated by Wes Moore. This comes as a surprise to me, but gives me hope.

Joe Biden, From FlickrPhotos
Most Opportune Time in Modern History ForTakeover of Dem Party

This could be the most opportune time in modern history for a new third party-- or a take-over of the Democratic party.

2022.06.24 Roe v Wade Overturned - SCOTUS, Washington, DC USA 175 143227, From FlickrPhotos
Alito's Anti Roe V Wade Logic Could End Federal Law

Justice Alito argues that Roe V Wade is anti-democratic, because it takes away the right of states to make regulations. This sets an insanely dangerous precedent.

Quang Tr 1972 - Dead Soldiers on Side of Road. It is likely that Google will demonetize this article because of this image., From FlickrPhotos
The First Napalm Girl Calls for Photos of Mass Shootings Children

The iconic image of the 9. year old Vietnamese girl changed how the world thinks about war. Now, 50 years later, she calls for the use of such images to stop more killings.