Monthly Archives: June 2011

2011 HEAD AND HEART AWARD

By Jack Jodell, June 29, 2011 Regular followers of this blog know I have had a propensity to focus on many of the problems in our country as well as on those whom I believe are contributing, or have contributed … Continue reading

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8 REASONS JUSTICE CLARENCE THOMAS MUST GO!

By Jack Jodell, June 26, 2011 The following was first published in AlterNet on June 23 by Adele M. Stan. I reprint it here, as I agree with every single word. The arrogant, defiant, unrepentant, wholly self-centered CLARENCE THOMAS MUST GO!!! “No … Continue reading

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Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 4)

By Jack Jodell, June 21, 2011 They are seemingly everywhere: ultra-conservatives who hate government and want to turn it into a tool to serve only the wealthy and privileged. They have subtlely gained a slim majority on the Supreme Court which … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part VI)

By Jack Jodell, June 16, 2011 KEITH OLBERMANN (1959- ) WILL BE RETURNING TO NETWORK TV NEXT MONDAY NIGHT, JUNE 20, AT 8 PM EASTERN ON CURRENT TV, CHANNEL 358 ON DIRECTV, CHANNEL 196 ON DISH TV, CHANNEL 107 ON COMCAST, … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part V)

By Jack Jodell, June 12, 2011 NAOMI KLEIN (1970- ) is a brilliant progressive author and activist who has been very busy in the fields of publishing and videography. She comes from a Jewish family well-versed in left-wing politics: her paternal … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part IV)

By Jack Jodell, June 6, 2011 RACHEL MADDOW (1973- ) is the host of MSNBC-TV’s wildly popular The Rachel Maddow Show, seen Monday-Friday at 9 PM Eastern.  A Rhodes scholar with a Ph.D in Political Science from Oxford University, she has always … Continue reading

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