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The Death of the GOP

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Here is what I wrote on this site on August 4 last year on the subject of Donald Trump: "I really don't believe that he will be nominated at the 2016 Republican National Convention. Then again, that'...

heroin epidemic
 

How the current heroin epidemic shows #whitelivesmatter more than #blacklivesmatter

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Who remembers the War on Drugs in the 1980s? There was no shortage of tough talk and harsh rhetoric for drug abusers. We have now entered a new era where people feel compassion for drug abusers...

donald trump eating a taco bowl
 

Donald Trump just sovled his Hispanic problem with one tweet

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I'm not sure Donald Trump understands how racist this tweet is. Then again, maybe he doesn't care. Happy #CincoDeMayo ! The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. I love Hispanics! https://t...

Obama at the National Drig Abuse Summit
 

Consenting Adults: Does Jessie’s Law Help or Harm People With Substance Use Disorders?

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There are few things that inspire a deeper sense of apprehension and dread in someone in recovery from a substance abuse disorder than the prospect of a major surgery. Rare is the recovering drug...

Donald Trump
 

The Revolting Republicans

The uprising in the Republican base upended every establishment pick, upset hard-core conservative contenders and upped an offensive, obnoxious egomaniac into a national presidential nomination...

white working class
 

Fear & Politics Pt 2

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Mass movements ultimately need a disaffected population … people who are either economically or culturally dispossessed. Those isolated individuals need to feel part of something bigger than...

Bush's Will Remain
 

Shocking: Bush's Will Remain Silent for 2016 Election

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So Herbert Walker and George W. Bush will take a vow of silence for the rest of the 2016 Election campaign. Who ever thought that a couple of WASP’s could be so Catholic? Anyway, this is not a great...

 

Ted Cruz Hits His Wife in the Face Twice (Close up video)

Putting a "punctuation" on the worst week ever for any politician, Ted Cruz suspends his campaign and then punches and elbows his wife in the face.

Indiana Primary
 

If Bernie Sanders loses the Indiana Primary, is it time for him to drop out and endorse Hillary Clinton?

No
50% (7 votes)
Yes
50% (7 votes)
Not Sure
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 14
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 137

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EPISODE 137 MAIN ISSUE: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND VIRTUAL REALITY EPISODE 137 TOPICS: GOING BACK TO PLATO'S CAVE, THE FACEBOOK OF SECRETS, CLASH OF THE TECH TITANS, THE BEST AND WORST OF VIRTUAL...

donald trump
 

Hillary and Donald: The Inevitables

It's all-but-certain: 2016 is going to be 1968 all over again. If you'll be kind enough to recall (or if you know your history) 1968 was the year when the American electorate were presented with a...

tiwale women
 

Let These Women Glow: Help Tiwale Build An Education Center For Women In Malawi

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It is not coincidence that movements of social change are usually born on the backs of the young. The old saying may have it that with age comes wisdom, but with the knowledge gleaned from a lifetime...

political discourse
 

April Glowers Bring May Powers

April turned ugly on the Democratic side as Hillary and Bernie accused and insulted, a sign that the race was too tight for generosity, though following New York and Super Tuesday 3, it no longer...

Donald Trump
 

Fear & Politics Pt 1

An important component of conservative psychology is repressed or displaced fear and the related sense of feeling threatened by various events, ideas and people around them. Conservatives see the...

3rd district of Florida ed emery
 

Yes To Ed.....No No Yoho

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I spent a very pleasant afternoon this past Monday with Ed Emery . I learned just how passionate Ed feels for the people in the 3rd district and how his ideas are some of the best I have heard from...

donald trump and ted cruz
 

Gimme That Old Time Facism

I've been more than a bit disappointed in Paul Krugman as of late. His support of in the Democratic primaries makes no sense at all. What is more disturbing than that is the fact that...

Bernie Sanders' political revolution will crumble
 

What Does It Take To Have A "REVOLUTION"?

Revolutions aren't won by people who give up. I’ll go out on a limb and say that in the recorded history of the world quitters have never led a meaningful revolution. The ' political...

oath keepers
 

Oatkeepers predict: Clinton wins.. Civil War..Trump..not so much..goofy slogans

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Unbelievable. The Oathkeepers ( cough cough) have reported or warned rather, that if becomes president, there will be an all out Civil War. Trump? well, not so dramatic in their eyes...

bernie sanders
 

Bern, Bills and Bets

Despite massive rallies feeling the Bern, Bernie burned out against Hillary in NY -- while many New Yorkers felt burned by the bungling Board of Elections voter purges. Triumphant Trump lumped his...

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