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Biden For Secretary of State

From Rolling Stone: Biden Plummets Below Sanders and Warren for First Time in Major National Poll But maybe there is another role of Biden. If Joe Biden and his wife are willing to travel the world and meet with dignitaries, he should make a deal to support some form of a Warren/Sanders or a Sanders/Warren…

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GOP Myths …Busted

Check out this article on CNN’s webpage: Under Trump, the deficit has ballooned, exploding a GOP myth by Julian Zelizer For decades, the Republicans claimed theirs was the party of fiscal responsibility. In fact, from Reagan on, they’ve practiced government by excessive borrowing. Under Trump, says Zelizer, they’ve become debt junkies. So much for fiscally…

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Senate Could Go Blue

NBC is forecasting that the Senate could be blue in 2020. On Meet The Press, the general conclusion was that “The Senate suddenly looks like it’s up for grabs in 2020 Democrats need to net only four seats to get to a 51-49 majority in the Senate, and the list of seats that Republicans need…

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The Wages of Sin…And Incest

From the Daily Beast: Steve King Is Broke And Has Been Abandoned by His Colleagues as He Runs for Re-Election, “It turns out that there are some actual political consequences for a congressman sounding off repeatedly about white supremacy and abortion.” Don’t forget. There was also that Rape and Incest thing…

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Why Did Trump Bid For Greenland? Global Warming

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So why did Donald Trump want to buy Greenland? Well, global warming is making it much more habitable. So, it makes sense for an American expansionist to make a bid for the place. It is part of what is being called the new scramble for the Arctic…which is like nothing we’ve seen since the European…

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Indoor Farms…The Future

Automated, indoor farms…or even underground farms…may be the future of food production. Check out this article on the BBC website: The future of food: Why farming is moving indoors By Russell Hotten. There are a lot of reasons for indoor agriculture. For one thing, you don’t have to worry about the weather. And, given global…

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Bernie’s Green Revolution

From Gizmodo.com: “Any renewable energy the government generates would be publicly owned, and a Sanders administration would prioritize selling it to publicly owned utilities and cooperatives at current rates to keep costs down. The campaign estimates that alone would raise $6.4 trillion of the $16.3 trillion needed to fund the transition.” My own thought is…

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Trump Is The Anti-Christ

From Marc Keyser   ***   Marc Keyser is a writer and activist who has pioneered the use of the cellphone as an instrument of mass protest. The opinions expressed here are his own. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.  

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Be Careful Out There!

Just another reminder to all our friends, readers, and contributors in the Caribbean and on the Atlantic Coast of the US. Hurricane Dorian is no joke. Be very, very careful. If you are ordered to evacuate, do so. If you can hunker down and wait it out in safety, do that too. That’s why people…

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Hurricane Dorian Is A Killer

Photo via Good Free Photos To all LR Net readers, contributors, and friends on the East Coast or the Atlantic shore…be careful! Hurricane Dorian appears to be a genuine threat to life. According to the National Hurricane Center, Dorian is now the strongest hurricane in recorded history to hit the Northwestern Bahamas. It is expected…

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