egypt, Gun Control, guns. violence, military, morsi, mubarak
 

Through the Looking Glass, but Far From Wonderland

In Egypt, the new President about to be elected led the ouster of the last elected President who followed the ouster of the prior President, who had previously been a military commander.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Getting My Mail

I love getting my mail each day. Usually, there is an assortment of junk items that go directly into the garbage.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

What Do The Terms Clicktivist, Cross-Platforming, and GOTV Mean?

A “clicktivist” is someone who uses social media to facilitate political activism, and who educates voters. (Clicktivist.org)
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

No Benchwarmers in a Democracy

It is hard to sit on the sidelines of a big game. You end up doing useless things like wishing so hard that the player up to bat will hit a home run and put your team on top.
 Bush, corruptions, deportation, drilling
 

If We Wanted a Bush White House, We'd Have Elected Jeb

An administration is issuing a memo to assure us that assassination is legal because it was called target killing. A scandal of misconduct at VA hospitals reveals that despite pro-veteran rhetoric 
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Peace is Piecework

The last fourteen years of American politics are said to be the most divisive since the pre-Civil War era.
First Amendment, National Day Of Prayer Unconstitutional
 

Public Prayer: Join us for a discussion on the recent Supreme Court Decision

On Friday, May 16th 2014 at 11pm EST we will host a discussion on the U.S Supreme Court Decision regarding Public Prayer.
Republicans mine for votes, infrastructure investment, The NSA mined for data
 

Feckless Mining, Reckless Undermining

As Republicans mine for votes, their focus on undermining the President prohibits progress on national priorities from job creation to infrastructure investment.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Boko Haram, a Golden Opportunity for Islam

Glaringly missing from the international community sending help to Nigeria in the latest crisis of Boko Haram is any representation from Islamic countries! For two decades Islamic countries have been telling the world that violence committed by Islamists is not part of Islam. During that period, Islamic organizations worldwide have cried out "Islam has been hijacked". Therefore, participating in bringing justice to Abubakar Shekau, the Boko Haram leader, would
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 86

EPISODE 86 TOPICS: AN UNWANTED GUEST, WHO HAS TWO GREEN THUMBS AND ALREADY HAS HIS GARDEN IN?, STICK THIS ON YOUR BUMPER, MEDIA MATTERS MATTER, IF A TREE GOES EXTINCT IN THE WOODS DOES IT MAKE A SO
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Enough Global Climate Change, How About Political Climate Change?

Reports are conclusive about climate change and the President is taking and urging new actions, but denials and distractions will stall progress until there's a change in the climate in Washington.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

THE POLITICUS: STATE OF AFFAIRS

Today, May 7th 2014 at 7pm EST we will host a discussion on the following topics via Google Hangout: * ACA: Will it be a net negative or positive for Democrats in 2014 midterms?
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

#BringBackOurGirls.............. ALL OF THEM!

Recently, 200 girls were kidnapped from a Boarding school in Nigeria prompting media and social network attention around our country.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Obama's Top 10 Jokes from the White House Correspondences Dinner

On Saturday, May 3rd 2014 President Barack Obama delivered his last White House Correspondents’ Dinner performance, coincidentally it's also the 100th anniversary of the White House Correspondents’
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

18 million People Will Receive Health Coverage because of "Obamacare"

On Thursday health officials confirmed that 8 million people selected private health plans from October 1 through April 19. (Click to Tw
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Gases and Gasbags

The Supreme Court has upheld the ability of the EPA to regulate greenhouse gases. Will the President uphold his responsibility to offer more action and less hot air on this issue?