Survey Finds A Solid Majority Of Young Voters Want Democrats To Keep The White House

PoliticusUSA A survey from the Harvard University Institute of Politics contained good news for Democrats. The younger voters that were a key part of President Obama’s victories solidly want to keep a Democrat in the White House. The survey found that Obama coalition is going to keep their support with Democrats in 2016: Overall, young… More Survey Finds A Solid Majority Of Young Voters Want Democrats To Keep The White House

Opelousas Massacre Occurred On This Date In 1868, Hundreds Of Blacks Slain Over Voting Rights

The picture on the left  is not a pretty sight.  It reminds me of what was and what still is…albeit with a more “legal” façade.  Voter suppression then and voter suppression now is unconstitutional. NewsOne The Opelousas Massacre in St. Landry Parish, La., has baffled historians over the years. From varying accounts, hundreds of Blacks were reportedly… More Opelousas Massacre Occurred On This Date In 1868, Hundreds Of Blacks Slain Over Voting Rights

Shaking Up CNN

Mario Piperni channeled my thoughts on CNN’s programming and the media in general. More on CNN’s  problems can be found here. Mario Piperni CNN doesn’t need a shake up in their leadership, they need a shake up in their programming. I’m tired of all the partisan hacks — including John King and Wolf Blizter. About… More Shaking Up CNN

‘You Know You’re a Liberal If…’ 33 Litmus Tests for Liberals

Addicting Info You can discern the geographic distance between Kenya and Hawaii. Bernie Sanders is one of your favorite senators. You’re seriously considering dropping Verizon and switching to Credo Mobile. You get much of your news from Rachel Maddow, Bill Maher and/or Jon Stewart. You’re in favor of tax increases to support the common good… More ‘You Know You’re a Liberal If…’ 33 Litmus Tests for Liberals

POLL: ‘Progressive’ Is The Most Positively Viewed Political Label in America

It’s always good to be on the  correct side of any issue… Think Progress A new poll from the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press out yesterday shows that “progressive” is the most positively viewed political label in America, with 67 percent holding a positive view compared to just 22 percent who view the… More POLL: ‘Progressive’ Is The Most Positively Viewed Political Label in America

Paladino’s Hometown Paper Endorses Cuomo

Surely this comes as no surprise to anyone… Associated Press Republican Carl Paladino’s hometown Buffalo News on Sunday endorsed his rival in the New York governor’s race, declaring “there is no choice” but Andrew Cuomo. The endorsement continues a sweep so far for the Manhattan Democrat. Cuomo’s endorsement include The New York Times, New York’s… More Paladino’s Hometown Paper Endorses Cuomo