Paul Krugman Appears On ‘Newsnight,’ Battles British Conservatives On U.K. Austerity Policies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post For most Americans, a trip to London means drinking a few pints and maybe taking a picture of one of those guards with the hats. For Paul Krugman, it means critiquing the entire direction of Britain’s economic policy. Krugman, the Nobel Prize-winning economist and left-leaning New York Times columnist, appeared on the BBC program “Newsnight”… More Paul Krugman Appears On ‘Newsnight,’ Battles British Conservatives On U.K. Austerity Policies (VIDEO)

House GOP again holding 150 million Americans hostage, demanding dangerous spending cuts during a Depression

What in the world is the House GOP trying to accomplish? Oh, yeah, make Obama a one term president, even if it means going against the principles and values of our country.  It seems their current mantra is: “Democracy be damned!  America be damned!  Power to the Corporations!” AMERICAblog We are in a Depression, according… More House GOP again holding 150 million Americans hostage, demanding dangerous spending cuts during a Depression

Rachel Maddow: GOP declares war on own promises (apparently)

AP  Republicans have already violated some of the vows they made in taking stewardship of the House. Their pledge to cut $100 billion from the budget in one year won’t be kept. The first spending cut measure to come to the floor — imposing a 5 percent spending cut on lawmakers’ budgets for office expenses… More Rachel Maddow: GOP declares war on own promises (apparently)

Eight False Things The Public “Knows” Prior To Election Day – Reality Check (Redux)

Campaign For America’s Future Here are eight of the biggest myths that are out there that Tea Partiers and the GOP (one in the same, actually…) are spreading: 1) President Obama tripled the deficit. Reality: Bush’s last budget had a $1.416 trillion deficit. Obama’s first budget reduced that to $1.29 trillion. 2) President Obama raised… More Eight False Things The Public “Knows” Prior To Election Day – Reality Check (Redux)

Eight False Things the Public “Knows” Prior to Election Day

Truthout There are a number of things the public “knows” as we head into the election that are just false. If people elect leaders based on false information, the things those leaders do in office will not be what the public expects or needs. Here are eight of the biggest myths that are out there: 1)… More Eight False Things the Public “Knows” Prior to Election Day