Peaceful Protester Tasered Outside DOJ (VIDEO) →
WASHINGTON — Carmen Pittman had no intention of becoming an activist, but her bank, the Department of Justice and Occupy Atlanta turned her into one. Shortly before her grandmother died in 2011, the family realized that JPMorgan Chase was preparing to foreclose.
How much does it cost Wyoming to hate Obama? →
cognitivedissonance: Refusing to hand Obama a success, Wyoming leaders refused to extend unemployment benefits, run our own health exchange, or expand help for sick, poor people. Kerry Drake’s brilliant column in WyoFile. Drake is also the editor of The Casper Citizen, a non-profit, community newspaper. Hint: It costs Wyoming a hell of a lot.
Liberals Are Cool: The Red State Republican "Screw... →
liberalsarecool: Oklahoma currently ranks third in the nation … in terms of total federal disaster and fire declarations. This is not a new trend, every year OK needs Federal help. Enter Republican Sens. Jim Inhofe and Tom Coburn who are fiscal hawks who have repeatedly voted against funding disaster aid for…
Creating a life that reflects your values and satisfies your soul is a rare...– Bill Watterson (via mikekarnell)
Advocating Progress: Tell Obama: You've Arrested... →
diegueno: Five years after the greed and recklessness of Wall Street criminals crashed our economy, Eric Holder’s Department of Justice is finally making some arrests. But it’s not Wall Street bankers sitting in jail. Nope, it’s struggling homeowners and foreclosure victims who went to DC…
Oklahoma senator: Tornado aid “totally different”... →
Sen. James Inhofe, a Republican, voted against federal funding for Hurricane Sandy victims VIDEO #Hypocrite
Think the IRS Was Bad? Try the Spying on Occupy... →
silvia243: “With all the hullabaloo over the IRS’s special scrutiny of Tea Party groups, a far worse case of political meddling and governmental overreach has been going on: The spying on leftwing activists in the Occupy movement. Thousands of documents obtained by DBA Press and the Center for Media and Democracy show how Homeland Security and local law enforcement were obsessed with the Occupy...
We stand helpless before the corporate onslaught. There is no way to vote...– Chris Hedges (via azspot)