Palin Finally Repudiates Koran Burning: It’s As Bad As Building A Mosque At Ground Zero

TPM Muckraker Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, one of the ostensibly mainstream politicians who has come out vocally against building an Islamic community center in downtown Manhattan, today spoke out against a Florida church’s plan to burn Korans on Sept. 11. “People have a constitutional right to burn a Koran if they want to, but… More Palin Finally Repudiates Koran Burning: It’s As Bad As Building A Mosque At Ground Zero

Right Wing Leaders Plan To Use September 11th Anniversary To Make Money

September 11th profiteers?  So it appears…these people have no shame or respect for the significance of that day. Think Progress Last year, Glenn Beck and a variety of right-wing organizations and corporate front groups exploited the anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks to stage a protest of President Obama. This year, many of the… More Right Wing Leaders Plan To Use September 11th Anniversary To Make Money

NRCC Press Aide Tweets Home Addresses Of Dem Rep’s Staffers

This is how the GOP act.  Just yesterday the New York Times reported a GOP “operative” was recruiting homeless people to run in the Green Party.  The purpose was to split the Democratic vote on the Nov. 2nd AZ General Election ballot. Huffington Post A press assistant for the National Republican Congressional Campaign tweeted the home… More NRCC Press Aide Tweets Home Addresses Of Dem Rep’s Staffers

What Are Words Worth? (Essay)

Melissa Harris-Lacewell – The Nation Many Americans were enraged by Glenn Beck’s “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington, presumably because Beck trespassed on a sacred day and on holy ground by scheduling his event to coincide with the anniversary and location of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Media framed the anti-Beck dissent as a… More What Are Words Worth? (Essay)

Democrats, Meet Darrell Issa, Likely the Man With the Subpoena

Darrell Issa, in my opinion, has been itching to investigate the Obama administration from day one.  As senior Republican on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, he will possibly become leader of that committee if Republicans win the majority in the House.   Conversely, during hearings on Blackwater, other Iraq contractors Bush era corruptions, Issa was always downplaying the hearings… More Democrats, Meet Darrell Issa, Likely the Man With the Subpoena