Mother Jones shows a remarkable chart from Ryan O’Donnell which shows how much in true lock step Republicans vote with one another. Democrats vote bluer, the more blue their district becomes.
New Rules from Bill Maher discusses the power of language and why the Democrats need to play as tough a game as the GOP.
by Robert Reich As a child I was bullied by bigger boys who threatened to beat me up if I didn’t give them what they wanted. But every time I gave in to their demands… Read More
by Robert Reich Prominent Democrats — including the President and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi — are openly suggesting that Medicare be means-tested and Social Security payments be reduced by applying a lower adjustment for… Read More
by Brent Budowsky Demographics are destiny. As I have recently written, Texas is headed blue; the only question is when. I have also correctly asserted that Karl Rove shares a good bit of my thinking… Read More
by Tina Dupuy Are the left and the right in this country pretty much the same except for ideology? Are liberals and conservatives basically two sides of the same coin? One side you have one… Read More
by Robert Reich It’s not too early to draw some lessons. Regardless of what happens Tuesday, Democrats should have three big takeaways from the 2012 election. Lesson One: Democrats Can Own the Future. Latinos, African-Americans,… Read More
“You’ve got to want this game as bad as your next breath, let’s go!” said by Lebron James of the Miami Heat before a dominating Game Seven Win Saturday night over the Boston Celtics. Our… Read More
CARDIFF “Rick Santorum’s ridiculous statements are thought of in The Netherlands in the same vein as those by the North Korean dictator (Kim Jong Il)” said my Dutch wife. We were watching Erik Mouthaan of… Read More
That little stuff in life? It matters. You have to stand for something in work and life, otherwise you stand for nothing. Every time I’ve fought AGAINST something without offering an alternative, it’s created agitation… Read More