i’m very curious to find out what fb thinks your political leanings are, share this with your friends and leave your results in the comments section below. were you surprised? or was it expected? i want to know.
I’m sure Norwegians are going to flee their universal healthcare, clean environment, state of the art infrastructure, and world class education to come to some “shit hole” with none of the above.
People ask why I’m skeptical about North Korea having nuclear weapons. We’ve been lied into war for the past five decades, why aren’t more people skeptical at this point is the real question?
I’m not surprised the Democratic Leadership is going to hold “no litmus tests” for candidates on abortion rights. But seriously, how could anyone be surprised? Here is just a partial list of issues for which Democrats do not demand support from significant portions of their caucuses:
• Minimum Wage increases
• Universal Healthcare
• Black Lives Matter
• Paid Family and Medical Leave
• Fair taxation of the super-wealthy
• Financial Aid for Dreamers
• The fundamental right of all workers to Collectively Bargain
“What ultimately won the day for the right was its long-term focus. The left seems to me to be totally focused on the short-term — stopping whatever the Republicans are doing today. They’ll worry about building institutions and developing a positive agenda when the crisis is past.”
Economist Bruce Bartlett is a man of fierce intellectual independence — and courage, too. Telling the truth about Republican economic policies during the George W. Bush presidency got him fired as a senior fellow at a conservative think tank and brought to an end his long career as an esteemed GOP “…