Category Archives: ALECexposed

“I’d Like to Buy the World” (says) KOCH

“Media bias has been a favorite theme of the Right for decades, of course.-”Thomas Frank The political activities of the Koch brothers have been influencing policy for decades.  The grand puppet masters sit atop their corporate throne pulling the strings … Continue reading

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Mr. Obama, Tear Down the Private Profit Prisons

“…men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.” –Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America In 2007, a teenager in a depressed county of Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently bereft of … Continue reading

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Gerrymandering, Jury-Rigging and Judicial Rewriting Are the Wave of the Future, Conservative Soldiers!

Greetings and salutations, fellow captains of industry and our Republican lapdogs!  I’m wiring you this electronic mail-o-gram from the deck of my mega-yacht Duchess’ Bounty.  What wizardry is this, you may ask, that such a feat is possible from the … Continue reading

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How Many Children Is Too Many To Sacrifice at the Altar of the Gun Lobby?

I can’t help but cry inside when I read this headline: 18 Children Killed in Grade School Shooting in Connecticut The news is still spotty, and some are saying it’s closer to 30.  It may go higher, and it may … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Massacre

America is the land of the free.  And no other freedom quite defines and distinguishes America from the rest of the world like the freedom to own guns.  Lots and lots of guns.  Automatic shotguns, military-grade assault rifles, semi-automatic pistols.  … Continue reading

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ALEC on the defensive

The American Legislative Exchange Council or ALEC, the right-wing group that, with corporate backing, literally writes Republican legislation to further it’s corporate agenda is on the defensive. As you may have heard, individuals have been using social media to pressure … Continue reading

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