Monthly Archives: September 2011

OCCUPY WALL STREET TOGETHER!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 29, 2011 I hereby join my brothers and sisters over at ROUNDTREE7 blog (http://www.roundtree7.com/) as well as like-minded individuals currently protesting corporate greed in New York City and all across the planet, in the call to OCCUPY WALL … Continue reading

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BIG PROBLEMS WITH THE UPCOMING PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 25, 2011 I have now watched each of the first three Republican Presidential “Debates”. Apart from their total lack of any new or substantive ideas, it dawned on me that all of the three corporate media networks … Continue reading

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A PRIMER ON CLASS WARFARE!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 20, 2011 President Obama FINALLY dug in his heels in his latest speech and declared he would sanction no more cuts in federal programs without a corresponding increase in taxes for the very wealthy. I, and … Continue reading

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HEROES OF AMERICAN LABOR (Part VIII)

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 17, 2011   RICHARD TRUMKA (1949-  ) is the current President of the AFL-CIO. He was elected to that post in 2009 and has been a tireless fighter for numerous progressive causes for many years, among them a … Continue reading

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Know Thy TRUE Enemies! (Vol. 5)

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 12, 2011 In my intermittent series designed to identify those groups or people who are working against your best interests by lying and cheating in support of their corporate masters, this time I am focusing on … Continue reading

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LAUGHING US BACK TO 1937!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 5, 2011 Happy Labor Day, everybody! Conservative Republicans and their dastardly Tea Party allies are giddy. They smell an Obama defeat in 2012, and they are laughing uproariously at the thought that the White House will soon … Continue reading

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A VERY SICK AND TWISTED MAN!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 3, 2011 Look at this guy. He appears sickly and gaunt these days. Perhaps several heart attacks and bypass operations have finally caught up with him. Once a man who commanded and got respect and compliance … Continue reading

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BEWARE THE PSEUDO-INTELLECTUAL FAR-RIGHT “THINK TANKS”!

By Jack Jodell, Sept. 1, 2011 It really GALLS ME when I see the mainstream media featuring persons fom far-right think tanks as “analysts” or “experts” on ANYTHING. The implication is that these people are credible and should be listened … Continue reading

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