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Rick Santorum Says Wealthy People Don’t Have To Pay Taxes Because They Are Rich (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Says Wealthy People Don’t Have To Pay Taxes Because They Are Rich (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum and the rest of the Republican Party want to gut the federal government, and slash everything but the oversized military budget so that they can take the country to war with Iran for the oil so that their rich buddies in the oil industry can make huger profits without having to pay any taxes on it.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
BP Oil Spill Continues To Devastate Gulf Of Mexico Fishermen

BP Oil Spill Continues To Devastate Gulf Of Mexico Fishermen

Al Jazeera reports that after almost two years, the BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is still causing devastation to commercial fishing. Fisherman like Greg Perez have seen their business and way of life drastically affected, and in some cases they have had to give up completely.

by David K. Sutton· · News
Mitt Romney Tries To Scare 11 Year Old Boy, Says Iran Will Have Nuclear Weapons If Obama Gets Second Term

Mitt Romney Tries To Scare 11 Year Old Boy, Says Iran Will Have Nuclear Weapons If Obama Gets Second Term

Whenever I see Republicans make an effort to scare adults, I think they’re despicable for using fear for political gain. But when I see Republicans using that same fear tactic on children, I think they’re monsters.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Ron Paul Says Tornado Victims Should Fend For Themselves (VIDEO)

Ron Paul Says Tornado Victims Should Fend For Themselves (VIDEO)

During an interview on CNN’s ‘State of the Union,’ on Sunday, Paul said that the victims of these tornadoes should not receive any sort of government aid.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Chris Wallace Admits That Fox News Partially Covers Birth Control For Female Employees (VIDEO)

Chris Wallace Admits That Fox News Partially Covers Birth Control For Female Employees (VIDEO)

On Sunday, Fox News host Chris Wallace revealed to his panel that the conservative mouthpiece covers contraception for female employees.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Can We Finance An Israel-Iran War?

Can We Finance An Israel-Iran War?

President Barack Obama said to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee on Sunday March 4th : ‘I will not hesitate to use force when it is necessary to defend the United States and its interests.’

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · News
Companies Continue To Abandon Rush Limbaugh, Despite His Weak Apology To Sandra Fluke (PETITION INCLUDED)

Companies Continue To Abandon Rush Limbaugh, Despite His Weak Apology To Sandra Fluke (PETITION INCLUDED)

Three days of reprehensible attacks on women and contraception that began when Rush Limbaugh called Sandra Fluke a ‘slut’ and a ‘prostitute’ on his radio show have resulted in multiple companies abandoning The Rush Limbaugh Show.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Michael Moore Slams Rush Limbaugh Apology On Twitter: ‘Who’s The Prostitute Now, Bitch?’

Michael Moore Slams Rush Limbaugh Apology On Twitter: ‘Who’s The Prostitute Now, Bitch?’

“@MMFlint: Rush – As soon as u started losing the big $$ from your hate speech, you caved & obeyed the men who pay u. Who’s the prostitute now, bitch?”

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Peaceful Protesters Opposed To Virginia GOP’s War On Women Get Surrounded By Riot Police And Dragged Away (VIDEO)

Peaceful Protesters Opposed To Virginia GOP’s War On Women Get Surrounded By Riot Police And Dragged Away (VIDEO)

On Saturday, a group of protesters gathered at the Virginia state capitol to protest the Republican war on women, but instead of being allowed to peacefully protest, riot police moved in, surrounded the group and dragged them away under gunpoint.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Small Government For Whom?

Small Government For Whom?

There is much talk of a war on women. But I think this is a war on freedom. Freedom to make choices about my personal life, without any dictates from the government. This is about small government. And who it applies to.

by Pat Tiffin· · News
Rush Limbaugh Reluctantly And Weakly Apologizes To Sandra Fluke

Rush Limbaugh Reluctantly And Weakly Apologizes To Sandra Fluke

After losing five of his sponsors following four days of publicly harassing and trashing the reputation of Georgetown University Law School student Sandra Fluke over the topic of contraception, Rush Limbaugh wrote what looks like a weak and reluctant apology on his website Saturday.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Minnesota Republican Says People Who Use Food Stamps Are Wild Animals

Minnesota Republican Says People Who Use Food Stamps Are Wild Animals

Franson compared people who rely on food stamps to wild animals. And she thought it was funny.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Have We Reached A Tipping Point? Maine Catholic Diocese Will Not Fight Gay Marriage In Maine

Have We Reached A Tipping Point? Maine Catholic Diocese Will Not Fight Gay Marriage In Maine

This November, voters in Maine will be able to take a second crack at an issue that they nixed in 2009, gay marriage. It will be an uphill battle, but proponents will see one less obstacle, the Catholic Church, or at least part of it.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Republican Dominated Florida Legislature Passes Bill Allowing Prayer In School

Republican Dominated Florida Legislature Passes Bill Allowing Prayer In School

Republicans in Florida have pushed a bill through the State Legislature that allows school boards to set school prayer policies.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum Accidentally Defends Gay Rights, Right To Healthcare And A Women’s Right To Choose. Intentionally Defends God Given Right To Cell Phone (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Accidentally Defends Gay Rights, Right To Healthcare And A Women’s Right To Choose. Intentionally Defends God Given Right To Cell Phone (VIDEO)

In a campaign speech in Chillicothe, Ohio yesterday, Rick Santorum gave the speech of the millennium, as in I’m not sure he knows what millennium we’re in.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
‘Shame On You!’ Rep. Jackie Speier Calls For Boycott On Limbaugh Sponsors (VIDEO)

‘Shame On You!’ Rep. Jackie Speier Calls For Boycott On Limbaugh Sponsors (VIDEO)

Rush isn’t attacking me personally. He is just having a bad day. Is it worth getting myself upset? No – he has no real power, just a lot of hot air and a microphone.

by Jenni Clark· · News
Homophobic Tennessee Principal Resigns, After Saying ‘If You’re Gay You’re Going To Hell And If You’re Pregnant, Your Life Is Over’

Homophobic Tennessee Principal Resigns, After Saying ‘If You’re Gay You’re Going To Hell And If You’re Pregnant, Your Life Is Over’

Dorothy Bond, principal of Haywood High School in Brownsville, TN resigned last night after making incendiary remarks toward LGBT and sexually active girls.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
North Carolina Republican Says Extreme Poverty Doesn’t Exist

North Carolina Republican Says Extreme Poverty Doesn’t Exist

Republicans across the country have thoroughly demonstrated that they hate the poor, but none of them have claimed that poverty doesn’t exist. That is, until now.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
WI Redistricting Fiasco Leaves Some Candidates Unsure of Where to Run

WI Redistricting Fiasco Leaves Some Candidates Unsure of Where to Run

Every seat in the Wisconsin State Assembly is up for re-election in November and many of the election participants don’t even know what district they will be in.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Indisputable Facts The Republicans Don’t Want You To Know

Indisputable Facts The Republicans Don’t Want You To Know

According to Fox News and the Republicans, Obama has screwed up the country. According to FACTS, he’s fixing it.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News