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Spotlight: Tom Prigg for Penn

By @BossBird17 Part III: He Blinded Me with Science and Policy There are moments, especially, when I’m feeling snarky when I question the intelligence and introspective level of many politicians. Thus, I ponder the intelligence of Ben Carson, a neurosurgeon and current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, who believes that the Earth was literally…

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Facebook Isn’t The Problem. Congress is.

Congress has recently grilled Facebook’s Marc Zukerberg and Facebook itself has come in for a lot of (well-deserved) abuse in recent weeks. But is Facebook really the problem? Ms. Zeynep Tufekci, a cyber-security expert and commentator, rather suspects not. The real problem, she suggests, is Congress, which has had the power to regulate social media,…

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Spotlight: Tom Prigg for Penn’s 14th District

By @BossBird17 Part II: Don’t You Forget About Me   When I remember the turmoil of the late sixties and early seventies, I recollect how poorly our Vietnam Veterans were treated. They were spit on and called baby killers. My heart breaks for them; they deserved better. Thankfully, the climate in our country changed, we…

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Paul Moya: From Farm To Congress

Editor’s note: To quote the great Tip O’Neil, all politics is local. For this reason, LR Net frequently covers state and local races around the nation. This week, we’re looking a candidate in our very own state of New Mexico, Paul Moya, who is running to be the Democratic candidate for the 1st Congressional District…

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The Phone Protester’s Workshop….

by Marc Keyser author of TheResistance.Blog   Remember the song by the Beatles that goes, “Say you want a revolution?” Say you are outraged at the Parkland school shooting…. And you want the President and Congress to regulate the sale of assault weapons, and you’ve had it with NRA bribing the members of Congress with…

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Whistling Past the Graveyard

We’re Just Whistling Past the Graveyard if We Don’t Focus on Defeating Republicans at Every Level By Michael E. Berumen In the wake of the most recent school shooting tragedy in Florida, there is the customary hue and cry of media cognoscenti, gun control activists, and many politicians professing outrage. Social media are abuzz with…

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The Resistance Memo

by Marc Keyser author of TheResistance.Blog How can The Resistance convince Congress to protect the Trump-Russia investigation? The most powerful way to put public pressure on Trump-Republicans in Congress to stop their attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller is to shut down Bank of America. Trump Republicans in Congress think that ruling America is mind…

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