I’m going to borrow the words of a very dear friend ….. “While the President golfed and attended weddings, people buried their children, from Eric Garner to Mike Brown to #MichelleCusseaux
This is why we elected President Obama, to protect United States Citizens, not have more concern for Syria, Iraq, Ukraine, Israel. There is a war zone right here at home to care about. The militarized police used tear gas on unarmed journalist, reporters and protesters. ”
….. now, what will happen in NOVember?? Vote ….
Progressives need to pay attention and read this ASAP. Kudos to Salon‘s Joan Walsh for putting this out there…
The myth of a president who can solve our problems alone is inane. The big task right now? Rescue these midterms
Labor Day marks the traditional kickoff to election season, and all Democrats can say for themselves about the coming midterms is: Things look bad, but they could be worse. Republicans will almost certainly gain Senate seats, and could very well take it over, though their chances diminish every time we hear new audio of Mitch McConnell and his GOP cronies sucking up to the Koch brothers at their last retreat. But traditional low midterm Democratic turnout could make McConnell the Senate majority leader in January nonetheless.
This political season opens against a backdrop of profound pessimism, captured in an August…
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