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Forget Housing–New Yorkers Will Now Be Subsidizing Amazon (Video)

For 14 months, Amazon baited North American cities with a reality-show-style contest. The winner was promised 50,000 employees and the distinction of serving as the retail giant's second headquarters. Well, the wait is over. And the winners are... Long Island...

Calif. Wildfires Expose Another Ugly Reality–Income Inequality (Video)

When speaking to reporters last week about the historic and deadly Camp and Woolsey fires that have destroyed more than 100,000 acres and taken at least 44 lives, California Gov. Jerry Brown stated Californians--and the rest of the world--are facing...

Trumpy Bear Is Really A Thing And It’s Terrifying

Yes, this is really a thing. No, this is not satire. You really can order your own Donald Trump teddy bear, complete with weird ass hair. It's dubbed "Trumpy Bear." Watch this crazy video, which...

Yes, A Blue Wave–But We’re Still In The GOP’s Election Fraud Crosshairs

The "blue wave" cometh! Tuesday's mid-term election results were historic, to say the least. Hopefully they are a harbinger of the progressive direction the nation is heading as we look ahead now to unseating Trump and...

In 30 Years, Will The U.S. Be More Liberal Or More Conservative? A Scholar...

via Quora site, user John Weiss The question: In 30 years, do you see a more liberal America or a more conservative America? The best answer, via Quora site user John Weiss: Neither. There’s about an 80% likelihood...

5 Books About Politics That Will Help You Understand Where Everything Went Wrong In...

Books About Politics A former reality TV star is President of the United States. Even twenty-two months later, facts like this make U.S. politics seem incomprehensible, even absurd. Why is it like this?  How did...

Corporate Fascism Is America’s Fascism

Is Corporate Fascism America's Fascism? According to Wikipedia, the term "interest group" refers to virtually any voluntary association that seeks to publicly promote and create advantages for its cause. It applies to a vast array...

Economics 101: The National Deficit Under The Obama Administration

In a speech President Obama made on the 5th anniversary of the financial crisis, the president stated that his administration had cut the deficit in half. There was this unison pushback from the right...

What Vets See On Veterans Day

Veterans Day celebrations are held all across the country. Vets received thanks for their service from young people on college campuses, and we were reminded of the implications of this day. Veterans on average are...

Dispelling Stereotypes And Perceptions: What Ferguson, Missouri Is Really Like

The chaotic events in Ferguson, Missouri over the past week has placed the city on the proverbial map, whether the residents there like it to be or not. A medium sized suburb of around...

How Jellyfish Stings Work In Microscopic Slow Motion

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The Problem: Leaving Children In Cars

OREGON---A nanny in Portland has been charged on multiple counts after leaving a 3-year-old boy and 2-month-old baby girl alone inside a minivan on a 90-degree day while she entered a tanning salon to...

Exploring Religions: Sikhism

A couple of years ago, there was an attack on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. The man that perpetuated the attack, killing five people there, had ties to a white supremacist group. This particular...

Moms Demand Action Sparks Open Carry Gun Fight At Target

Perhaps open carry aficionados have taken Target's bright red bull's-eye insignia a bit too seriously. Lately, they have been taking their pet semi-automatic rifles for a stroll down the aisles in several of the...
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Food Stamps, Freeloaders, And Veterans

With the smell of money and mid-term elections in the air, cuts in food stamp programs and the problems that the few so-called freeloaders cause are sure to be a recurring issue. But one...

BDSM And Planned Parenthood

On June 11, 2014, the conservative group, Live Action, released a video of an actress/investigator posing as a fifteen-year-old girl with a seventeen-year-old boyfriend and showing an interest in BDSM to the lady that...

Throw Wildflower Seed Bombs To Bring Back the Bees

We hear it daily - Such-and-such country is getting out of hand we need to BOMB them! So-and-so is under attack we need to BOMB them! You know what? Let's not. It's time for a different...

The Irony of Orthodoxy

The Irony of Orthodoxy by Jerry Mooney Photo Courtesy of Every Stock Photo Since we developed the ability to talk thousands of years ago, few have had the audience the Pope enjoys.  With the Pope’s visit to...
Ralph Shortey Questioned By Police

Watch: Ralph Shortey, Former Republican State Senator And Trump Campaign Coordinator Caught With 17...

On Tuesday, Oklahoma authorities released video of former Trump campaign coordinator and state senator, Ralph Shortey, caught with an underage prostitute. In November, the former Republican senator pled guilty to child sex trafficking. Prior...

Republicans’ Campaign Strategy For 2018–Racism And Voter Suppression

Well, here we are--the 2018 mid-term elections. Do you know where your polling place is? Take a moment to check. But there's no need to worry, right? Donald Trump's base is so small and the nation has had two...