Category Archives: activism

The Resistance Continues

As regular readers know, I’m not one for awards shows of any kind. I loathe trade shows where people give themselves awards, and I usually mock them mercilessly (“Stan wins the Oldsmobile Salesman of the Year for the Tri-City!”). So … Continue reading

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More, Please

This just went up in Marsha Blackburn’s district after she voted to let your ISP sell your browser history: Crowdfunded billboards appear in districts of lawmakers who voted to gut Internet privacy and allow ISPs to sell consumer data If … Continue reading

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Activism: Saving The ACA, Saving Ourselves

[Keeping this on top: get those digits punching your Senator’s numbers — TG] As we all know the R’s in congress just earned their 2018 campaign contributions wingnut welfare checks and left a shit sandwich for the Senate. A call to action: … Continue reading

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“Let’s Do It!”

OK, Scissorheads, we’ve got our work cut out for us. I want everyone to click on the activism tab tonight and to get the phone number of your senators’ offices. Tomorrow, first thing, you call them, even if you are … Continue reading

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Activism: Gorsuch: Beware The Constitutional Convention

Ed. Pinned. Fresher posts below. O- By now everyone knows that Chinless Mitch has chosen to undermine our democracy by stealing a Supreme court Nomination from the Liberals and appointing Gorsuch. This is an example of the commitment of the … Continue reading

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Activism: Another Alternative Win for The Republicans

Ed Pinned. Fresher posts below. O- Another alternative win for the entire Republican Party. Thanks to the paste eaters in the freedom caucus. From The Guardian… Obamacare repeal thwarted again as Mike Pence fails to reach deal Less than two … Continue reading

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Activism: AHCA v1.0.1 – Don’t Laugh, Call

Ed. Pinned. fresher posts below. O- They’re trying to push a slightly modified version of the AHCA through congress again. Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. George Santayana Don’t laugh about it. We laughed at Trump … Continue reading

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Activism: We Are Responsible

Ed. Pinned. Fresher posts below. O- I often see comments about how the “spineless Dems” are not doing what someone wants them to do. The fault, dear Brutus lies not in our stars but in ourselves, that we are underlings. … Continue reading

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Activism: Phone Calls Work

Ed. Pinned. Fresher posts below. O- Last week we on the left secured a victory on preventing the repeal of the ACA through a relentless phone campaign. We add this to our victory over the R’s attempt to gut the congressional ethics … Continue reading

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Activism: People We Like

That’s going to leave a mark. From Mother Jones… Kansas Republicans Just Defied Donald Trump and Voted to Expand Medicaid As the GOP tries to blow up Obamacare in DC, Republicans in this deep-red state are rushing to implement it. PATRICK … Continue reading

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