Highlight: Leader in Seeking Fair Voting Systems

When Barack Obama Was a Leader in Seeking Fair Voting Systems Barack Obama >by Drew Spencer, Rob Richie | Published December 20, 2012| President Barack Obama has a lot on his mind these days – fiscal cliff negotiations, gun control, cabinet appointments and spurring job creation, to name a few. But the state of our democracy also matters, as he briefly addressed in his election night speech when saying about […]

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Exposed: NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre

Lawrence O’Donnell: NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre A ‘Desperate, Cornered Rat,’ ‘Lobbyist For Mass Murderers’ (VIDEO) Posted: 12/22/2012 12:46 am EST  |  Updated: 12/22/2012 11:20 am EST | Huff Post Media | Re-Post: DLU 12/23/2012, 12/30/2012|| Thanks to Puerto Ricans for Obama 2012 for sharing this… Lawrence O’Donnell condemned NRA president Wayne LaPierre for Friday his press conference about the Newtown massacre in a special edition of his MSNBC show. O’Donnell does not […]

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Highlight: 5 Ways GOP Tried to Subvert Democracy in 2012

5 Ways GOP Tried to Subvert Democracy in 2012 — And They’ll Try Again   >By Steven Rosenfeld |AlterNet| December 28, 2012  |  The 2012 election saw the biggest challenges to voting rights and campaign finance law in a generation.   Ben Franklin – Silenced  Creating barriers to voting, demonizing communities of color, attacking voting rights laws and their defenders, unleashing billionaires who financed candidates like an extreme sport, and […]

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