In the interest of full disclosure, I’ve been registered as Non-affiliated my entire life. I consider myself to be a fan and a supporter of Senator Sanders, and I’d like to think that I can offer some evidence of having more than just dabbled as a layperson into matters of TPA, ISDS, TPP, and TTIP. … More Suggesting @SenSanders steal #TPP text is asinine
First, the obvious. Not all libertarians are alike. The same, of course, is true for conservatives and liberals. That said, I’ve had my fill of libertarians acting like they are the only ones who believe in a free society. That’s total bullshit, of course. I don’t know anyone who likes “state oppression,” do you? The debate … More The Dirty Little Secret of #Libertarians? They’re Really #Corporatists.
How can this be a good thing? The very people who legally crashed our economy – and those who did it illegally and still haven’t gone to jail – and have kept their bonuses are now even bigger than before. This is when our government needs to – HAS TO – step in and say…. … More Have We Not Learned That Bigger Is Not Better When It Comes to Banking?
Let’s do this, people. Please, please sign on with 350.org during the Final Keystone XL Comment Period here. Yes, Canadian tar sands will still get shipped by truck and by rail and by ship, but make no mistake, those shipments will be destined to any market – foreign or domestic – where the profits are … More Final Keystone XL Comment Period #StopKXL #NoKXL
Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline need to understand and accept certain realities, and opponents need to do more than protest and sign petitions. Let’s start with a few realities and wrap up with a specific call-to-action we all should be able to get behind. 1. The price at the pump is not going down… … More #GetMoneyOut of Politics and We Can #StopKXL