let your powder dry out and form up with the rest of us.

We're past the nomination and voting. From this point on the real revolutionary war begins. This is not the time to be stumbling out of the gate. The buck stops ... where? Is the Democratic Party willing to disavow any right to ownership of a nation's agenda and concede that right with disingenuous cowardice to …

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“When it comes to citizenship, I believe no one gets to stay on the sidelines.”

I agree with and endorse the article written by retired Marine Scott Cooper the the leader of Veterans for American Ideals.   "I cannot just watch these racists with disgust from afar. I’m working with my fellow veterans to champion our values at home now that we’ve taken our uniforms off. When it comes to …

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A grown-up approach to the reality of our human condition.

  Unless of course you - as do many uninformed, angry and reactionary citizens who let others do their thinking for them -object because a spaghetti-thrower posted a picture of Stalin or Marx with angry lettering on it. Meme's are never wiser than common sense, wherever it is applied. I'm not kidding, our younger voters …

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These are our Republicans folks … there are no other “good ones” waiting in the wings to correct things.

Classical "republicanism" was all about the sovereignty of the people:  of the people, by the people and for the people. I truly wish that our current Republican Party were truly in that category. However, these ain't those folks. These are "Fox News Republicans," dancing arm-in-arm and in lockstep to the music of Big Money. "Of the …

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