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MEET THE 2016 REPUBLICAN CLOWNS! (Part Five of a Series)

July 23, 2016  By Jack Jodell.   The Republican Party, infested as it currently is with extremists, reactionaries, and government-hating Tea Party kooks, has been, for many months now,  filling its clown car to the White House  with wackos, much … Continue reading

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THE SORDID HISTORY OF U.S. CORPORATE POWER AND HOW WE CAN STOP IT!

July 13, 2015  By Jack Jodell.    Ever since I first started this blog, I have derided  corporations for their greed and for the perverse and corrupting effects they have had on our political, judicial,  and economic systems.  They have … Continue reading

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POWER TO THE PEOPLE – AND NOT THE CORPORATIONS!

June 18, 2015  By Jack Jodell. We apparently dodged a huge bullet last week by banding together in a coordinated, united effort to prevent passage of the horrible and VERY odious “free trade”attempt known as the Trans Pacific Partnership, also … Continue reading

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CALL 202-225-3121 AS OFTEN AS POSSIBLE TO STOP THE TPP!

May 21, 2015  By Jack Jodell. Though the President was prevented last week  – only TEMPORARILY – from getting the fast track authority(TPA) he and bought-out corporatist congressional Republicans and Democrats  needed to ram a horrible measure through Congress authorizing … Continue reading

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WHY I BELIEVE THE COUNTRY NEEDS BERNIE SANDERS!

May 7, 2015  By Jack Jodell. Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders recently declared he is a candidate for President next year, and will challenge front-runner former First Lady / Senator / Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party’s … Continue reading

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MEET THE 2016 REPUBLICAN CLOWNS! (Part Two of a Series)

Apr. 23, 2015  By Jack Jodell.     The Republican Party, infested as it currently is with extremists, reactionaries, and government-hating Tea Party kooks, is starting to fill its clown car to the White House  with wackos, much as it … Continue reading

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TIME FOR TAX JUSTICE!

Apr. 13, 2015  By Jack Jodell. Tax day is rapidly approaching. Though they may claim otherwise, most major corporations are getting away with absolute economic murder by paying far less in taxes than they really should.  While their paid lobbyists, … Continue reading

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