Spotlight: Sarah Palin’s Departure from Fox News

After She Was Fired Sarah Palin Hilariously Tried to Out Fox -Fox News Sarah Palin >by: Jason Easley |Jan. 26th, 2013 | Ego met ineptitude as Sarah Palin hilariously thought that she could out fox Fox News, and manage the spin behind her firing. Howard Kurtz has the details, “The new contract offered by Fox, say people familiar with the situation, would have provided only a fraction of the million-dollar-a-year […]

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Spotlight on the Future GOP Electoral College gerrymandering efforts

What The 2012 Election Would Look Like Under The Republicans’ Vote-Rigging Plan  >by Aaron Bycoffe & Andrei Scheinkman | Posted: 01/24/13 EST  |  Updated: 01/24/13 EST| [OK my friends, we can’t sleep on this. The Giant can’t go back asleep…remain awake and vigilant because 2016 is around the corner! In the midterm election in 2014, we need to take-out as many Congressional Republicans as we can in that term! Get active! Gbismarc!] […]

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Spotlight on the Future GOP Electoral College gerrymandering efforts

What The 2012 Election Would Look Like Under The Republicans’ Vote-Rigging Plan  >by Aaron Bycoffe & Andrei Scheinkman | Posted: 01/24/13 EST  |  Updated: 01/24/13 EST| [OK my friends, we can’t sleep on this. The Giant can’t go back asleep…remain awake and vigilant because 2016 is around the corner! In the midterm election in 2014, we need to take-out as many Congressional Republicans as we can in that term! Get active! Gbismarc!] […]

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Spotlight: Media Matters for America

Friends — We’re focusing this week on how reality is confronting the system of misinformation. Higher taxes on the wealthy don’t impede growth, Fox cowering in the face of climate reality, and a Hawaii Congresswoman who challenged Bill O’Reilly over his remarks about Asian-Americans. All that and a pernicious debt ceiling lie that the media too often enables.  John Whitehouse Twitter: @existentialfish Media Coverage Propagates Debt Ceiling Misinformation The debt […]

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Spotlight: Media Matters for America

Friends — We’re focusing this week on how reality is confronting the system of misinformation. Higher taxes on the wealthy don’t impede growth, Fox cowering in the face of climate reality, and a Hawaii Congresswoman who challenged Bill O’Reilly over his remarks about Asian-Americans. All that and a pernicious debt ceiling lie that the media too often enables.  John Whitehouse Twitter: @existentialfish Media Coverage Propagates Debt Ceiling Misinformation The debt […]

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Spotlight: Demand a plan to end Gun Violence

Please click on this link right now and call your members of Congress! Even before the President announced his plan to fix our gun laws, the NRA was flooding Congress with calls to fight reform. My daughter, Emily, was shot at Virginia Tech in 2007 and survived. I’ve seen the results of our broken gun laws with my own eyes — and that’s why I’ve been fighting for the past […]

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Spotlight: Demand a plan to end Gun Violence

Please click on this link right now and call your members of Congress! Even before the President announced his plan to fix our gun laws, the NRA was flooding Congress with calls to fight reform. My daughter, Emily, was shot at Virginia Tech in 2007 and survived. I’ve seen the results of our broken gun laws with my own eyes — and that’s why I’ve been fighting for the past […]

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Spotlight: Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast?

Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast? Obama Announces New Gun Control Task Force  >By Steven Rosenfeld | AlterNet | January 15, 2013  |  Obama will announce a gun violence package on Wednesday. Can his reforms overpower a shady, extremist and powerful NRA?  Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is no stranger to domestic violence. His father killed himself with a gunshot to his head more than four decades ago. And his […]

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Spotlight: Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast?

Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast? Obama Announces New Gun Control Task Force  >By Steven Rosenfeld | AlterNet | January 15, 2013  |  Obama will announce a gun violence package on Wednesday. Can his reforms overpower a shady, extremist and powerful NRA?  Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is no stranger to domestic violence. His father killed himself with a gunshot to his head more than four decades ago. And his […]

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Expose Republican Votes Against Hurricane Sandy […]

Republican Votes Against Hurricane Sandy Assistance 7 Years After Begging For Aid Post-Katrina  >by Alex Kane | AlterNet | January 7, 2013  |   Talking Points Memo highlights how Steven Palazzo, a Republican from Mississippi, voted against aid for victims of Hurricane Sandy after pleading for federal hurricane relief in 2005. Rep. Steven PalazzoPhoto Credit: US House of Representatives/Wikimedia Commons A lawmaker from Mississippi is coming under fire for voting […]

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