Category Archives: Campaigns

Trump’s Big Policy Statement

People say Donald Trump has no concrete policies; they just never asked the right question. Until a Trump town hall in Rochester, New Hampshire, that is: And there you have it. – Read the full article

How Democrats Can Jumpstart Their Campaigns for 2016

By Margo Scott Dunn, Senior Account and Marketing Manager, The Campaign Workshop The presidential races in 2016 are already heating up, but there are a number of exciting opportunities for Democrats up and down the ticket in 2016. Here are some tips to jumpstart your 2016 Democratic campaign: Do a thorough self-assessment. – Read the full article

Jeffress Sells His Soul For Trump

Pastor Robert Jeffress, Faux News religionist extroadinaire, Republican God operative, and professional Christianity mangler, has decided Trump is the man. Yes, you read that right; even with the likes of über “Christians” Santorum and Huckabee in the race, Jeffress is backing thrice married, win at any cost, reserved palace in hell candidate, Donald Trump. – Read the full article

Cruz, Huckabee Embarrass Themselves

Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz were hoping to ride Kim Davis’ religious coattails to better polling results, and what a disgusting spectacle they made of it. As TPM reports: … in the race to see which GOP candidate could make the most of the legal battle over a Kentucky clerk’s refusal to grant same-sex marriage licenses, former Arkansas Gov. – Read the full article

When I’m Wrong, I’m Wrong

I have been wrong in gauging the absurdity of The Right many times, but NEVER THIS WRONG. I thought a Trump candidacy would just be something we’d all laugh about in the years to come. Surely there is something about the man for every Conservative to hate: Screws around on his wives, married 3 times, should have lost the Evangelical vote. – Read the full article

The Issues of 2016: Student Debt

Nothing says “fun!” like getting an email detailing your student loan balance. (Well… maybe not.) How do I, like millions of other graduate students in the country, plan to deal with student loans once I’m finished with school? Honestly, I’m not sure what I’ll have to do to be able to repay them. – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Abortion & Reproductive Rights, Education and Good Cop/Bad Cop

Special Labor Day Lead Story ♀ Women in mostly male workplaces exhibit psychological stress response  They encounter social isolation, performance pressures, sexual harassment, obstacles to mobility, moments of both high visibility and invisibility, co-workers’ doubts about their competence, and low levels of workplace social support. – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Abortion & Reproductive Rights, Good Cop/Bad Cop and LGBTQ

Abortion & Reproductive Rights ♀ I thought I saw all the Planned Parenthood sting footage. Turns out the tapes were edited. ♀ Even If You Haven’t Had an Abortion, You Owe Planned Parenthood ♀ Abortion foes find new ways to get details about patients, doctors ♀ Ben Carson employs Cylon logic against women ♀ Ohio Bill Would Ban Abortion Due to Down Syndrome Diagnosis ♀ Conservatives target bust of Planned Parenthood founder – I was surprised that conservatives could be this petty and mean-spirited. – Read the full article

The Not-So-“Evangelical” Embrace Trump

Surprise! “Evangelicals” are just plain old Republicans masquerading as Christians, and my friends, it seems the, ahem,  “Godly” are embracing Donald Trump’s candidacy. Pastor Jeremiah Johnson had this to say: “The Holy Spirit spoke to me and said, ‘Trump shall become My trumpet to the American people, for he possesses qualities that are even hard to find in My people these days. – Read the full article

The Issues of 2016: Hillary & the First GOP Debate

Since I’ve been focusing on the Clinton 2016 campaign, I’d like to write about a couple of the comments that were made in the Republican debate last Thursday which mention her. First, Senator Marco Rubio of Florida discounted her qualifications with this statement: “I would add to that that this election cannot be a resume competition. – Read the full article

Trump’s Fantasy Cabinet

image via Down With Tyranny! Due to a large swath of imbeciles in the Conservative Movement, Donald Trump is currently leading the polls for the GOP’s 2016 Presidential nomination. So Mr. Trump, clown extraordinaire, is considering his tentative cabinet, should hell freeze over, pigs fly, it snows in summer, and he gets elected. – Read the full article

Hillary on TV

The first of Hillary’s 2016 TV ads are here! Check out this tribute to her mom, Dorothy: We still have over a year to go until Election Day 2016 – let’s win this!   – Read the full article