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50 Shades of Green

So you say you STILL want a revolution? Okay, let’s talk. With the slamming of the door at the end of the Democratic National Convention still ringing in our ears, it appeared to us Bernie supporters that there were two … Continue reading

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A Patriot’s Lament

  So I’m kicking back on this post-hurricane Labor Day, doing what every red-blooded American does on this most sanctified of holidays.  Nothing.  Well, maybe I’ll work up the energy to watch a couple of football games, but first I … Continue reading

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Jill Stein vs. the Two Horsemen of the Apocalypse

“The Green Party is all about integrity. I didn’t say purity. I said integrity.” — Ajamu Baraka, Green Party 2016 vice-presidential candidate. I am afraid. Very afraid. I fear that Donald Trump will unleash a race war, will empower white … Continue reading

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Can We Cancel the Endorsement?

Updated below. Obama has repeatedly vowed to try to ram the TPP deal down the throat of the American people in the lame-duck congressional session after the November election.  Sez Obama:  “Right now, I’m president and I’m for it, and … Continue reading

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It’s Us. Period!

In response to my last post, many people responded with one simple word, “Stein!”  But many others said, “Wait and see what happens at the convention.”  Maybe a lawsuit exposing Hillary’s voter fraud will turn the tide and the superdelegates … Continue reading

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… the Centre Cannot Hold

We’ve all heard the poem that goes: “Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; … The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity.” We are supposed to lament the “best lacking all conviction,” but in … Continue reading

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Time to Put the Sheepdog Narrative to Sleep

— Rose Roby July 4, 2016 In May 2015, shortly after Sanders announced his run, the popular leftist blogger Bruce A. Dixon of Black Agenda Report, put out a piece that went viral throughout the anti-Sanders left blogosphere titled “Presidential … Continue reading

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Wings over Philadelphia!

“The art of war is to gain time when your strength is inferior.” — Napoleon Our strength is inferior?  I already hear the cries of “Blasphemy!”  But if blasphemy it be, so be it. To put it most simply, we … Continue reading

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On this Bloody Morning After …

Yesterday (June 7) was a hard blow. Yes, our votes were stolen in so many ways. The last minute media barrage declaring Hillary the winner probably cost us many, many votes. We have had the weapons of the most powerful … Continue reading

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As the vultures circle …

People are so concerned about the well-being of Bernie Sanders, you know, those working class heroes such as the Wall Street Journal, passed on by Huffington Post:  “Bernie Sanders Campaign Is Split Over Whether to Fight on Past Tuesday.” First … Continue reading

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