CNN’s Soledad O’Brien confronts director of Citizens United’s anti-Obama film

The movie is based on a book by Dinesh D’Suza called The Roots of Obama’s Rage.  It was debunked by several news organizations including Media Matters. The director Steve Bannon, who was interviewed by CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, feels no obligation to correct any of the dis-information associated with the movie. The Raw Story CNN host Soledad O’Brien on […]

Debt Madness Was Always About Killing Social Security

Robert Scheer – Truthdig This phony debt crisis has now passed through the looking glass into the realm where madness reigns. What should have been an uneventful moment in which lawmakers make good on the nation’s contractual obligations has instead been seized upon by Republican hypocrites as a moment to settle ideological scores that have […]

Under Obama $700B TARP to cost less than $70B

You won’t hear about this on Fox news or on the right-wing blogs… TARP bill likely to be fraction of initial forecast – Investment News Solid returns on investments means taxpayers will be stuck for $70B — not $700B; ‘most useful federal program that has ever been despised by public’ Bailed-out banks, insurers, and automakers are a sore spot […]