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.
Left-leaning Independents and Democrats, if you stay home this November, a Republican Senate will basically be on you. Republicans can be ousted, but only if you show up and vote against them. You can be damn sure that our fellow Americans who think they’re Republicans will be showing up. Yes, vote against Republicans. All Republicans. … More #Independents, #Democrats, and Rational #Republicans: You control November and the Senate
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Strange brew cooked up on K Street: Charles, David and organized labor. by Russ Choma on April 22, 2014 3:26 PM The influence industry sometimes produces strange bedfellows. Case in point, according to recently filed lobbying disclosure reports from 2014’s first quarter: The same lobbying firm that represents Koch Companies Public Sector and … More Koch Company and Labor Unions: One Degree of Separation
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Sen. Sanders talks with Joy Ann Reid on MSNBC about his Huffington Post column on the Koch brothers. Read the article here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep… Greg Russak‘s insight: The more dangerous and extreme Libertarian ideals of the 1980 campaign – when Charles Koch as veep candidate and Reagan was too liberal for … More Who Are the Koch Brothers and What Do They Want? – YouTube
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Charles Koch of Koch Industries, wounded to the core of his being by allegations from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and others that his championing of the “free market” conceals lobbying efforts to rig the system in his favor, suffici See on c4ss.org