Conservative Group With Abramoff Scandal Ties Picks Up Voter ID Issue Where ALEC Left Off

One has to wonder, why the GOP think that they will truly suppress tens of thousands of voters without a valid ID from casting their ballots on election day.  If their strategy was to make sure those tens of thousands don’t vote, activists and civil rights advocates are making an effort to help voters with the process… More Conservative Group With Abramoff Scandal Ties Picks Up Voter ID Issue Where ALEC Left Off

KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut’s Owner Is The 12th Corporation To Drop ALEC

This is excellent news… Think Progress Yum! Brands, the owner of fast food brands KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut told Color of Change that they will no longer support the American Legislative Exchange Council, the right-wing front group that, until recently, was a driving force behind state voter suppression and “stand your ground” gun laws. Yum!’s… More KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut’s Owner Is The 12th Corporation To Drop ALEC

Lawrence O’Donnell Rips Mitt Romney, Ted Nugent, and the Silent Republican Outrage Machine: VIDEO

This video is a couple of days old, yet note-worthy.  H/t:  View From The Middle Class Lawrence O’Donnell Rips Mitt Romney, Ted Nugent… Follow my videos on vodpod Related articles Lawrence O’Donnell Dives Into Ted Nugent/Mitt Romney Relationship: Who Sought Who? (mediaite.com) Lawrence O’Donnell Rips Mitt Romney, Ted Nugent, and the Silent Republican Outrage Machine:… More Lawrence O’Donnell Rips Mitt Romney, Ted Nugent, and the Silent Republican Outrage Machine: VIDEO

The Origin Of Fox News’ Blatant Lies (Re-Post)

In light of this recent article demonstrating Fox News’ consistent lies, usually (but not always) perpetuated by their “contributors”,  I’ve decided to re-post an article on the issue.  I originally posted the article in two years ago. This is a re-post of an original article from March 31, 2010. ___________________________________________ Why does Fox News lie… More The Origin Of Fox News’ Blatant Lies (Re-Post)

When Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault are “Family Values”

Taking a stand against domestic violence is a start.  Trying to get the idiots (on the Right)  in Congress to renew the Violence Against Women Act is like pulling teeth.  And they claim there’s no war against women coming from their camp… The People’s View Domestic violence and sexual assault. The original and literal war… More When Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault are “Family Values”