Politics

Labor Unions Occupy LAX Airport

Today’s nationwide May Day activities wreaked havoc for residents and travelers in the Los Angeles area after a labor-led protest snarled traffic and shut down all but two entrances to the LAX international airport. Video of the day’s protests can

Labor Unions Occupy LAX Airport

'Dinner with Barack': A Monologue

The above is a screen grab taken from President Obama’s Official Web Site. I have many questions.  What are they talking about? Why are those papers on the table? What do they say? Who brought them? Why are they drinking

'Dinner with Barack': A Monologue

Obama Ignores Real War On Women

Tonight President Obama gave his “mission accomplished” speech from Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan and remarked how he would support inclusion of the Taliban, so long as they left Al Qaeda.  Because the Taliban has never brutally oppressed women

Obama Ignores Real War On Women

Teamsters President Cool With Communists

As May Day marches and protests have kicked off around the country today, they also had a large turnout in Chicago. Because of the overwhelming presence of revolutionary communist, socialist, and anarchist groups, we asked union leaders marching in the

Teamsters President Cool With Communists

Now You, Too, Can Soak the Rich!

SoakTheRich.us started as a series of pie charts, and turned into something much bigger. Here’s why! Promising the moon and hoping no one will ask, “Hey, what’s a moon cost these days, anyway?” turns out to be the one business model

Now You, Too, Can Soak the Rich!

SEIU Astroturfs May Day Protest to Disrupt LAX

Local Los Angeles talk radio station KFI reported that the SEIU May Day protest snarling traffic around Los Angeles International airport was Astroturfed. The vast majority of protesters at LAX were not the grassroots employees protesting working conditions but were,

SEIU Astroturfs May Day Protest to Disrupt LAX

Bullies: Obama and Savage Two Peas In a Pod

President Obama’s administration has embraced Dan Savage over and over and over again. He’s their chosen anti-bullying expert, invited to the White House, feted with links on the White House page, directed traffic by the highest and the mightiest in

Bullies: Obama and Savage Two Peas In a Pod

True the Vote National Summit Sees Sold-Out Attendance

True the Vote, Catherine Engelbrecht’s non-profit and nonpartisan effort dedicated to ensuring our nation’s elections are free and fair, held its second annual national summit over the past weekend.  Tickets sold out quickly as participants traveled from over 30 states

True the Vote National Summit Sees Sold-Out Attendance

Occupy Squatters Arrested in Brooklyn

Six Occupy Wall Street members were finally arrested five months after seizing a home in Brooklyn from a single father, moving in, and wrecking the place.  Asserting that the home was foreclosed on, they claimed they were going to renovate

Occupy Squatters Arrested in Brooklyn

Forward to Socialism

Someone in the Obama campaign should find a new line of work. They’ve adopted as a slogan the single word: Forward! You’ve heard those complaints from conservatives that Obama is a socialist? Well, Forward! is one sure way to validate

Forward to Socialism

Walker Raises $13 Million for Recall

(AP) Wisconsin governor raises $13 million in recallBy TODD RICHMONDAssociated PressMADISON, Wis.Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has raised more than $13 million in three months for a recall election, a jaw-dropping feat that easily shattered the fundraising record he set last

Walker Raises $13 Million for Recall

'Occupy May Day': Factions Plan Violent Disruptions

NO WORK – NO SCHOOL – NO SHOPPING – NO BANKING – NO TRADING!  THE PEOPLE OF THE PLANET WILL TAKE TO THE STREETS! That’s the rallying cry for today’s Occupy May Day General Strike, in which the Occupy movement has called

'Occupy May Day': Factions Plan Violent Disruptions

Obama, Dan Savage, and 'the bull@#$!' in the Bible'

When we think of the consequences of electing Barack Obama to four more years in office, we often think about how he would use that lame duck presidency to step up attempts to “fundamentally change” America. Without having to answer

Obama, Dan Savage, and 'the bull@#$!' in the Bible'

Highway Bill May Force Keystone Pipeline Approval

(AP) Highway bill enters legislative homestretchBy JOAN LOWYAssociated PressWASHINGTONDefying expectations, Congress has reached the homestretch on a major overhaul of federal transportation programs that is critical if the nation is to avoid steep cutbacks in highway and transit aid. The

Highway Bill May Force Keystone Pipeline Approval

Small Business Lending Dipped in March

(AP) Study shows fewer loans to small business in MarchNEW YORKLending to small business is slowing, possibly a sign of deteriorating confidence in the economy from entrepreneurs. A study released Tuesday by PayNet, a research firm that tracks loans to

Small Business Lending Dipped in March

Occupy movement plans 'general strike'

NEW YORK, May 1 (UPI) —Occupy movement marches, strikes and other acts of civil disobedience would “disrupt the status quo” of about 135 U.S. cities Tuesday, movement organizers said. Key cities targeted for the “general strike,” or “a day without

Occupy movement plans 'general strike'