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If You Can Hear Us Now, Then Why Won't You Listen?

The Obama NSA has been secretly collecting millions of phone records of American citizens. For all this intelligence-gathering, they haven't found the intelligence to realize how wrong this is.

 

I Am a Teacher, Hear Me Roar: Another Way to Protest Gun Violence

[The following piece is a guest blog by global educator Laurence Peters. The views expressed here are his own, not those of the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence.]

 

O'Donnell States it Plain [EvolutionBlog]

When MSNBC fired Keith Olbermann and replaced him with Lawrence O'Donnell, I was a bit annoyed. But now that Olbermann had crashed and burned over at Current TV, and O'Donnell has turned into a pretty effective pundit, I have changed my mind.

 

Gay Republicans Angry With Obama Over Announcement

Reading an article from DeWayne Wickham in the Tuesday morning edition concerning a group called

 

ObamaCare...the Others Don't

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.

 

Romney Advisor Compares General Campaign to Etch a Sketch

Romney Advisor  Eric Fehrnstrom has confirmed what many of us already knew would happen once Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney becomes the Republican nominee

 

Bemused Remark For the Day [EvolutionBlog]

As I write this, the lead headline over at HuffPo is, “Shock Poll: 52% of Mississippi GOP Voters Say Obama is a Muslim,” leading to this story. The shock, I wou

 

Strange enough: 2012 Election May be About Women’s Rights

I’m pinching myself to be sure I’m actually not dreaming as I watch the Republican Party hand over the 2012 election to us Democrats.

 

President Obama, 1991: Speak Truth to Power [Dean's Corner]

Here is a fascinating insight into President Obama as a young law student at Harvard, in 1991.