Its Time, That 1,000 lb Gorilla In The Corner…

It started with someone praising Donald Trump for saying that the first thing he would do is put a tariff on Chinese goods if he was to be elected President.   And I replied… NO, A THOUSAND TIMES NO. The problem with the items from China is not that the jobs are going there. They have […]

Tax breaks for the rich v. Budget Cuts for the poor: Wisconsin

By Donna Cooper | February 22, 2011 House leaders are unfortunately restricting their proposed budget cuts for the remainder of fiscal year 2011 to nonsecurity discretionary spending in an attempt to tame a $1.3 trillion deficit. This approach is especially shortsighted since the Federal Treasury loses twice as much revenue due to tax breaks than […]

Thai web forum host facing 50 years in prison as authorities prosecute censorship law violations

Thai web forum host facing 50 years in prison as authorities prosecute censorship law violations By Michael I. Niman Special to Daily Censored Februrary 28th 2011 Chiranuch Premchaiporn manages Thailand’s independent alternative news website Prachatai.com. In 2008, one or more unidentified readers posted comments to Prachatai’s online forum which, according to prosecutors who presented the […]

Fox News blasts protestors in Wisconsin

Image: 47whitebuffalo’s Blog49tweetsretweet By: Jason Easley Fox News’ legal analyst Peter J. Johnson attacked the Wisconsin protesters as vile, “I mean this is really vile, in my view. What is this Facebook central? They’ve covered the capitol with posters on the walls. They’re sleeping on the floors. Do you think there’s enough restrooms in the […]

MOVEMENT FOR JUSTICE: BAMN organizes to save schools

SAVE OUR CITY! SAVE OUR SCHOOLS, JOBS & SERVICES! All Out for the March 2 National Day of Action Wednesday, March 2nd: RALLY at 12PM – at Gullen Mall, Wayne State University MARCH at 1PM down Woodward towards downtown 4:30PM – Rally at City/County Building (2 Woodward Ave., in front of Spirit of Detroit) =============================================== […]

Celebrity "Common Sense" Reform for Education-Legend of the Fall pt. VI

What’s wrong with universal public education in the U.S.? If we are to believe the new reformers and the growing list of celebrity commentators and education hobbyists, the failures include the corrosive influence of teachers unions, “bad” teachers, and an entrenched status quo that those unions and teachers cling to for personal gain. And where […]

Walker’s ‘Savings’ Will Cost Taxpayers Millions for the Next 10 Years

From One Wisconsin Now From Wisconsin Now is a statewide communications network specializing in effective earned media and online organizing to advance progressive leadership and values Madison — In an attempt to push through his unpopular Budget Repair Bill, Gov. Scott Walker has tried to set a Friday deadline for passage by falsely claiming that […]

Defend the Wisconsin 14: Conservative Utah group begins recall effort for Wisconsin Democratic senators

Picture of the Koch Brothers A Utah group, that opposes amnesty for illegal immigrants, has filed paperwork in Wisconsin to begin recall efforts against eight Democratic state senators, including Sen. Fred Risser, D-Madison. It is obvious that the right wing playbook is now organizing all the hate groups, undemocratic forces and goons to break the […]