Fifth Column Blog Round-Up 4-27-10

    Obama speaks at wind turbine plant Financial Reform theater? Senate GOP block finance reform, again Jurors deliberate 6 hours in Palin e-mail case Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Karl Rove Criticize Arizona’s Controversial Immigration Law Debunking The Debunkers Goldman hearing turns into daylong showdown Birthers plan march on Washington, DC. Reid rejects energy bill… More Fifth Column Blog Round-Up 4-27-10

Time Magazine: The Secrets of Obama’s Underappreciated Success

I’m sure most readers notice that I am a supporter of President Barack Obama.  That’s not to say that I won’t speak out when, in my mind, I see him taking a wrong path toward a policy or an issue regarding our country. Time magazine has an article written by Mark Halperin outlining the President’s “unappreciated”… More Time Magazine: The Secrets of Obama’s Underappreciated Success

Greg Palast Exposes Arizona’s True Motives For New Immigration Bill (Video)

I know a lot of people have not heard of Greg Palast.  I have been reading  a fan for a few years now.  So here is some info from his “About” page: Greg Palast is the author of the New York Times bestseller, “Armed Madhouse” (Penguin Paperback 2007). When Palast, an investigator of corporate fraud… More Greg Palast Exposes Arizona’s True Motives For New Immigration Bill (Video)

Maddow v Palast: Arizona Immigration Law Has Racist Roots

Monday night, Rachel Maddow reported on the Arizona Illegal Immigration Law and its roots.  The bill was introduced by Republican state senator Russell Pearce, who circulated a white separatist e-mail screed, and who also got caught on tape hugging a neo-Nazi. The guy taking credit for writing the law is Kris Kobach, a birther running for secretary of… More Maddow v Palast: Arizona Immigration Law Has Racist Roots