Monthly Archives: May 2011

Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 3)

By Jack Jodell, May 31, 2011 “One sure way to determine the social conscience of a Government is to examine the way taxes are collected and how they are spent. And one sure way to determine the social conscience of … Continue reading

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Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 2)

By Jack Jodell, May 25, 2011 This is my second installment of an intermittent series putting the spotlight on narrow-minded, plutocratic conservative Republican hypocrites who are actively trying to limit our freedoms as progressives either socially or economically. This series, … Continue reading

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Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 1)

By Jack Jodell, May 22, 2011 President Obama and congressional middle-of-the-road Democrats have been taking a lot of abuse lately over the poor state of the American economy, even though they had little to do with its cause. Some of … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part III)

By Jack Jodell, May 17, 2011 THOM HARTMANN (1951 – ) is the 10th most important talk show host in America, and most important liberal, according to Talkers Magazine (the 9 above him are all conservatives). Hartmann, an unabashed progressive, … Continue reading

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QUOTES TO THINK ABOUT!

By Jack Jodell, May 12, 2011 On occasion, at my other site, I used to periodically post meaningful quotes by famous thinkers, philosophers, authors, public servants, and other notable people throughout history. I continue that tradition now, below. “Three great … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part II)

By Jack Jodell, May 9, 2011 AMY GOODMAN (1957- ) is a very talented journalist, author, activist, and host of LINK TV’s Democracy Now!, which is also carried on nearly 300 radio stations. The show is one of a kind, in that … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part I)

By Jack Jodell, May 4, 2011 Today, I begin a new intermittent series devoted to great progressive voices of our day. These are people who are often overlooked, marginalized, or outright ignored by our pathetic corporatist mainstream media. They are … Continue reading

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