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Meme: Bring Him Down

We’re not normally big fans of prayer as a form of political action, but Marc Keyser notes that if you combine it with a little intelligent action… Might be worth trying, you know?

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Petty Spite

Editor’s note: since this article was posted, the White House has returned the flags to half-mast, apparently in response to a massive protest from many quarters. Which does not alter the fact that 45 is petty and mean.   We learned today that the flags at the White House have been returned to full staff…

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What is Most Tragic? What is Most Absurd?

What is the most tragic about the death of John McCain? What is the most absurd? Is it that McCain, that great American had to specify that he did not want Donald Trump at his funeral? That he had to bar that deplorable little man from his last moment on earth? And that, in the…

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What is Democratic Socialism?

I know there are still many people out there that don’t fully understand democratic socialism. In a nutshell, a democratic socialist is a democrat with progressive values.  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in June on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert said this about democratic socialism, “I believe that in a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no person…

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The Last Republican

We were all here saddened to learn of the passing of the great Senator John McCain. Some of us…those who are from the branch of LiberalResistance.net we call Conservative Resistance…remember voting for him, when his slogan was “for the sane who remain.” Alas, the sane did not triumph in the Republican Party and as the…

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Balaclava News

If you’re reading Liberal Resistance, it’s a pretty safe bet that you’re here for the usual reason. That’s right – fashion reviews! On the off chance that you didn’t come here for articles about what teenagers in London are wearing at the moment, I guess I’m going to have to start at the beginning. Sports…

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The American Culture Of Greed

The culture of American Greed has gotten out of hand.  Trump himself is the poster boy for all things GREED.  Like the robber barons of the last Gilded Age in America, Trump also seems to really enjoy gold plating everything.  I guess the logic back then was everything was “wonderful” and “so prosperous” the wealthy…

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