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Photo Slideshow: Poverty in Today’s America | BillMoyers.com

  Do you know how poverty looks today?  Photo Slideshow: Poverty in Today’s America | BillMoyers.com. What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him? If a … Continue reading

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Snowballs in Texas

They say a Democrat in Texas these days  has about the same chance of winning a Senate seat as a snowball in Texas.  Especially when he’s up against the handsome darlin’ of our Texas Tea Party. Mostly they say that with an … Continue reading

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Why Occupy?

The Occupy movement’s loosely articulated goals and  sentiments have apparently moved across the pond once again this week, first to Spain then to Greece where Unions are protesting the new austerity measures  imposed by the government in an effort to re-assure their  ‘rescue’ creditors.  Spain is … Continue reading

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New Khakis And A Blue Shirt

New khakis and a conservative blue check shirt can’t disguise the impracticability of refusing to take Medicare off the table and pursue the only debt reduction plan  (Simpson Bowles) that had a serious chance of being accepted by both parties.  This April the U.S. Conference … Continue reading

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