"Minnesota Republicans are pushing legislation that would make it a crime for people on public assistance to have more $20 in cash in their pockets any given month."
So that’s what they mean by the “War on Poverty” : Pharyngula.
Republican politician would be that stupid. Continue reading So that’s what they mean by the “war on poverty”
And remember those politicians who are in the banks’ back pocket (hint:
it’s most of them).
"Backing a lower court ruling made in 2009, it said two foreclosure sales were invalid because the banks did not prove that th Continue reading US foreclosures in new legal trouble
The tyrants of the Left and Right like Stalin and Hitler had to destroy trade unionism in order to create totalitarian governments. Independent labor unions are an essential countervailing power in a democratic society. Unions allow people — be they police officers, firefighters, teachers, janitors, or auto workers — to organize and bar Continue reading Senate bill 5… first they came for the trade unionists
I’ll be spending all week (Spring Break) with my almost-6-year-old daughter, Elizabeth. Woo hoo! Yesterday was supposed to be my only “day off,” as she was supposed to be in school (snow make-up day). But she’s come down with the flu, so she stayed home with me.
I took her to the doctor, and they confirmed she has type A flu. It’s been going a Continue reading Lesson learned
"Our only political party has two right wings, one called Republican, the other Democratic. But Henry Adams figured all that out Continue reading Our only political party has two right wings