If You Think Both Parties Are the Same, You’re Nuts

Those of you who have read this blog for a while know that it’s not a typical progressive blog at all. For example, instead of constantly complaining that Democrats aren’t perfect enough, I take the current Republican Party. I will … Continue reading

A Progressive Like Kos Should Know Better

Markos Moulitsas’ recent look at the past ten years in progressive politics on his “Daily Kos” blog should be enshrined as a memorial to modern progressive pundits, and why they impede progress for the most part. It’s that small but loud … Continue reading

Latest Snowden Document Dated 2006; Why That Date Makes it Irrelevant

The New York Times reports today that the leaders of France and Germany have decided they want talks with the United States over the “spying” that they imagine the United States has been doing on them. The problem is, even … Continue reading

Pro Lefties’ and Advanced ODS (Obama Derangement Syndrome): Case Study: Robert Scheer

I woke up this morning preparing to finish a post on capitalism and the right wing this morning, so that I could put it up this weekend, when I received an email from the “Truthdig!” web site. The author, who … Continue reading

Obama’s Right: Time to Grow Up!

It's a new day; no doubt about it.    We're about to turn back into the United States of America, folks; isn't it exciting?   If it's not exciting yet, it will be. Although, it's likely to be a little … Continue reading