Category Archives: AlterNet

“TRICKLE DOWN” DOESN’T!

Apr. 2, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Paul Rosenberg recently published an excellent article in AlterNet called “The Sociopathic 1%” which showed how ridiculously flawed current reactionary Republican economic ideas really are. It exposes what this blogger has known all along: that … Continue reading

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THE LIES OF AUSTERITY MEASURES!

April 26, 2013  By Jack Jodell. An April 18 piece by Senior Editor Lynn Parramore which appeared in Alter Net has blown a hole in the reactionary Republican LIE which has fueled utterly ridiculous and needlessly barbaric austerity measures all across Europe … Continue reading

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FOR THOSE WHO SEEK TRUTH IN NEWS!

  By Gwendolyn H. Barry of A NEW GLOBAL MYTH (http://newglobalmyth.blogspot.com/ and Jack Jodell of THE SATURDAY AFTERNOON POST (http://jackjodell53.wordpress.com/), Feb. 2, 2012   This is a joint post by both authors which also appears at both of the above websites … Continue reading

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HOW THE WEALTHY ARE SCREWING AMERICA!

By Jack Jodell, Aug. 16, 2011 CLARIFICATION: I do NOT hate people simply for being rich. There are a good many of the wealthy who consistently aid charities and who actively support efforts to better the lives of suffering poor people … 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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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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