Category Archives: ron paul

Congress blocks the will of the people- blocks marijuana legalization in DC


This saddens me more then surprises me. But the opinion piece printed in the Washington Post by two Republican congressmen infuriates me. So below is their opinion piece, with my responses in bold. I tried to keep the responses brief…there is … Continue reading

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The Right-Wing(Nuts) Disturbing Defense of Bill Cosby


A few days ago when checking WND (Wingnut News Daily) one of their top stories was proposing the idea that “the left” was out to destroy Bill Cosby because, in a number of speeches, he has been critical of black … Continue reading

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The Irony of Republican Opposition to Immigration Reform


First, I should point out-there are many republicans who DO want immigration reform. Indeed, possible Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have called for reforms. And Every republican president in my lifetime has forwarded some types of reforms. … Continue reading

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History of economic exploitation still hinders black Americans


  Once again, Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist and commentator David Horsey nails it.   Now that the confrontation between outraged black protesters and heavily armed white police in Ferguson, Mo., has subsided, most of America has moved on to … Continue reading

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Immigration. And Capitalism.


It seems recently I’ve started seeing a bit of a new trend. Or the beginnings of one (if it goew well for them I suppose). Broaching the topic of legal immigration, not just illegal immigration. And yet…like so many issues … Continue reading

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What I learned from the Right Wing News Today


Here are the top “News” stories published by WND today* . (*I started this last night- the stories remained the same as of early this morning west coast time). 1) ALARMS SOUND OVER ‘IMMINENT’ ATTACKS ON U.S. Report: Feds, law … Continue reading

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I am a Racist. A Homphobe. A Sexist….


…Although I truly try not to be. But still, I can feel it there in the back of my brain.Sometimes not as far back as I would like. It rarely if ever presents itself in any real manifestation…but it IS … Continue reading

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