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Response to Alec Baldwin

Liberal Resistance contributor, William Albee, submitted the following response to Alec Baldwin’s position expressed in this Huffpost article http://bit.ly/2kdGfp1 . Trump adds a new segment to his “Movie” every day that is far more interesting to discuss than most of the drivel coming out of Hollywood or on the tube. Even the outrageous plots on…

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Made In China

By Michael Jay Tucker By the time you read this, I will be in China. I’m going to attend a friend’s wedding. And, no, I’ve never been to China before. I have very little idea what to expect. I’ve queried all my friends who’ve traveled there, and bought a book or two, and, even so,…

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Note To Gun Folk: Can We Work This Out?

Okay, so this is a personal note, from me to people who want to keep their firearms and are concerned that people like want to confiscate their guns. And my message is: Can’t We Work This Out? No. I’m serious. I really want to talk to you. One guy to another, or a gal. Just…

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Billy, Don’t Be A Hero…

By Luke Haines, British Editor. Billy Bush is back, ladies and gentlemen! The… beige… sheep…? Is that a thing? The Beige Sheep of the family? …Like, the most unremarkable one? The Beige Sheep of the Bush family is back in the headlines after sensationally revealing that Donald Trump from the now-infamous “Bus Tape” was the…

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Walking In Our National Parks

By Edward Santella I don’t live there but I’m taking sides. For one thing, few issues are solely local these days. Arrayed for and against the “people who live there”, those whose voices are most often silenced, battle lines are populated by corporations, governments, militaries, NGOs, legal funds and stockholders from all over the world.…

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How To Tell The FCC That Net Neutrality Matters

Okay, we’re still on a roll with Net Neutrality…but, heck, it matters! So, here’s how you can communicate directly with the FCC and tell them exactly what you think. Go to: https://www.fcc.gov/ecfs/filings/express Then, where it says “Proceedings(s)” enter: “17-108” Then, fill out the rest of the form. In your comments, you should mention that you…

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Dance of the Sugar Plumb Laissez Fairies

By Michael Jay Tucker Actually, the title isn’t mine. I stole it from (of all people) Business Week magazine which, in 1931, supposedly ran a story entitled “Do You Still Believe In Lazy Fairies?”  This was in response to the Great Depression and how folks were a bit appalled by the government’s seeming inaction. I…

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Telling Off The Right

If there’s one debate that’s almost impossible to settle amongst the left, it’s just HOW we should treat our political adversaries in the strange new world we find ourselves in. There are the hardliners, who think that anyone who voted for Trump must be either terminally stupid or dementedly racist, and therefore all Trump supporters…

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