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For Mitt's Every Action, An Equal and Opposite Retraction

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Romney forcefully disagrees with the President over support of undocumented immigrant youth, but then back pedals from clarifying whether as President he'd repeal the policy. Mitt says he's for Simpson Bowles recommendations, which include a call for increased revenue --...More

 

The Right-Wing Urge To Purge

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Florida plans a purge of its voter rolls, disenfranchising many of its own citizens ...because the most secure democracy is the one where the fewest participate. Romney's ready to purge our country, arguing against teachers, police & firefighters because he'd...More

 

When We Don't Remember, We Don't Recall

When we don't remember it was organized labor that brought us weekends, wages & work safety, it becomes easier to vote for a Governor who stands against unions' interests & our own. When we forget to check whose money bankrolls...More

 

Romney: At Last, In Last, Just Plain Last

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At last, Romney won the race by being the last one in the race. He did outlast the outcast cast but did he come in first, or hang out last? And which Romney who'd run has won? This "severely conservative"...More

 

It's Hip To Be Critical, Not Hypocritical

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Every Memorial Day, we remember our war dead, we pray to end wars & promise to lessen such loss -- while we leave a force in Afghanistan, threaten Iran and accept the the casualties caused by drone strikes. More Dems,...More

 

It's Hip To Be Critical, Not Hypocritical

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Every Memorial Day, we remember our war dead, we pray to end wars & promise to lessen such loss -- while we leave a force in Afghanistan, threaten Iran and accept the the casualties caused by drone strikes. More Dems,...More

 

Unclassy Lessons for the Class of 2012

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As students celebrate graduation around the country, they learn you can become a Presidential candidate if you showed leadership bullying a peer in high school. Graduates learn that the business world is forgiving: you can push the economy to the...More

 

Biding Time or BIDEN TIME?

Was President Obama still "evolving" on equality, was it just his strategy that was metamorphosing, -- or did the Vice President's off-the-cuff comments jumpstart a sudden survival-of-the-fittest sprint? Was Biden a trial balloon or a useful buffoon, the Prez a...More

 

A Big Week for Living Liberally

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Every week is big for Living Liberally. With 250+ chapters, no week goes by without guest speakers, candidates and advocates, without special events and new promotions. But this is a particularly big week -- not only because of what we're...More

 

Mitt's Way vs May Day. Newt's Day? No Way...

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Workers rallied & picketed & marched to celebrate & defend their rights while the man who opposed child labor laws ended his own job hunt for the White House. While Occupiers took to the streets together to call for a...More

 

The Romney Rule: Dislike Unto Others As They Dislike Unto You

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All Romney had to do was take stands against women seeking healthcare, Hispanics seeking respect, African-Americans seeking justice & gays seeking equality ...and it worked: he finally beat Newt Gingrich. The Republican Party has already targeted seniors, homeowners, working families,...More

 

The Romney Rule: Dislike Unto Others As They Dislike Unto You

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All Romney had to do was take stands against women seeking healthcare, Hispanics seeking respect, African-Americans seeking justice & gays seeking equality ...and it worked: he finally beat Newt Gingrich. The Republican Party has already targeted seniors, homeowners, working families,...More

 

The Romney Rule: Dislike Unto Others As They Dislike Unto You

All Romney had to do was take stands against women seeking healthcare, Hispanics seeking respect, African-Americans seeking justice & gays seeking equality ...and it worked: he finally beat Newt Gingrich. The Republican Party has already targeted seniors, homeowners, working families,...More

 

Reflecting before the #LL12 Living Liberally Celebration

by Harry Waisbren Originally published at The Job Party This year's Living Liberally celebration is coming up on May 10th, and it has me reflecting on what my favorite Living Liberally moment was from 2012. Although there are many of...More

 

The Living Liberally Annual Celebration - May 10th in NYC

Support the work of Living Liberally, honor our great progressive allies The New Organizing Institute and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, and join a great party at the Living Liberally Annual Celebration on Thursday, May 10th in New York. Learn more...More

 

Maybe Government Should Be A Little LESS Like Big Business

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We chide corporate execs for their excesses, then confront a GSA that rocked too hard & learned what happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas. We blast Big Business for not playing by the rules, then our esteemed Secret...More

 

War On Budget vs Warrenn Buffett

With Santorum out, the presumptive GOP nominee pledges to bring Bain's vulture capitalism to DC, while more Americans would just like to see offshore corporate accounts brought back to the US. Paul Ryan's ranks line up behind a radical plan...More

 

Would You Strip-Search Moses? Stop-and-Frisk Jesus?

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At Passover, we celebrate the Israelites' Exodus, as they marched without a permit across the Red Sea… today Occupy marchers without permits are faced with police netting, pepper spray and mass arrests. At Easter, we remember a man wrongfully judged...More

 

ObamaCare...the Others Don't

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Conservatives go to the High Court with the low goal of making it harder for Americans to get healthcare, yet while they threaten to undo Obama's achievement, the President's own national poll numbers rise. Republicans realize that Romney's the one...More

 

ObamaCare...the Others Don't

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Conservatives go to the High Court with the low goal of making it harder for Americans to get healthcare, yet while they threaten to undo Obama's achievement, the President's own national poll numbers rise. Republicans realize that Romney's the one...More