Monthly Archives: March 2011

BAD SPENDING PRIORITIES!

By Jack Jodell, March 30, 2011 OK, John Boehner. You and your Republicans have now controlled the House of Representatives for nearly 3 months, and YOU’VE been Speaker of the House since January 5.  NOW WHERE THE HELL ARE THE JOBS YOU … Continue reading

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CORPORATIONS ARE NOT PEOPLE!

By Jack Jodell, March 28, 2011 JERRY CRITTER over at Critter’s Crap (http://critterscrap.blogspot.com/)  sent me these 10 common sense reasons corporations are NOT people, which he got from a site called http://www.addictinginfo.org/. For some unknown reason, his transmission ended up in … Continue reading

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NOW IS THE TIME TO ACT!

“Laissez-faire capitalism is just as hard on and bad for most people as Soviet-style communism…”  – S.W. Anderson, of Oh!pinion –   Progressives, we are under assault. Everywhere you look,  “free-market” conservative Republicans and Tea Paty activists are trying, and … Continue reading

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I’VE HAD IT WITH TV ADS!

“Advertising is legalized lying.” – H.G. Wells –  This is a rant to tell you that I really love the country of Denmark. The Danes respect their peoples’ intelligence. Why? Because they absolutely forbid ALL TV ADVERTISING on their main TV network! Yes, … Continue reading

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WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON?

By Jack Jodell, March 21, 2011 “An economic democracy is a precondition of a political democracy!” – Dennis Kucinich – I present below a rousing song’s lyrics which were penned by a struggling Kentucky woman, Florence Reece,  (1900-1986),  in 1931 … Continue reading

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WE ARE FAR TOO TOP-HEAVY!

“Corporations are NOT people! Money is NOT free speech!” – TomCat, http://www.politics.plus.org – “Advertising is legalized lying.” – H.G. Wells – Big business AND government have grown far too large and inefficient in this country. They have handicapped themselves by … Continue reading

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BRING ON THE PEOPLE’S PARTY – NOW!

This was originally posted at my other web address on March 13, 2011. The following article, which I am reproducing whole here, came from a March 7 posting over at former Labor Secretary Robert Reich’s brilliant blog “http://robertreich.org/“. I have … Continue reading

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