Category Archives: People’s Party

A THIRD POLITICAL PARTY WHOSE TIME HAS COME!

By Jack Jodell, Dec. 18, 2011 “We create the world that is killing us, and if we create it, then we can stop creating it and do something else instead.”  (John Holloway 2010) We as a nation have grown very tired … 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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HEROES OF AMERICAN LABOR (Part VII)

By Jack Jodell, May 3, 2011 (originally appeared May 1, 2011) Today is May Day, celebrated in every country (except the United States) as a day to honor laborers. This is my seventh and final installment devoted to people who struggled … Continue reading

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YOU BET YOU’RE PAYING TOO MUCH IN TAXES!

By Jack Jodell, Apr. 8, 2011. Also posted on Roundtree7 (http://roundtree7.wordpress.com/) So you think you’re paying too much in taxes? You ARE, but it’s not due to entitlements, as the crazy conservative Republicans and Tea Party faction claim! You are … 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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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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