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Cowardice of the Racist Right

I’ve come to the conclusion that most Republicans are simply cowards. We read, and hear on hate radio, the viciously racist statements and images made by right-wing racists nearly every, stinkin’ day (many of which we’ve compiled at http://www.allthingsdemocrat.com/not-racist/). That’s … Continue reading

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The GOP Blocked the Paycheck Fairness Act Because . . .

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) asserts that the Paycheck Fairness Act “was going to be helpful to trial lawyers.” I developed a small headache as I tried to unravel the web of contradiction while she spoke about how pro-women’s equality the … Continue reading

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It’s April 15th, Time For Conservatives to Start Bashing Their Base

It’s tax time folks, the most festive season next to Christmas for Conservatives; a time for them to revel in smearing those less fortunate, while ignoring the obscene tax breaks given to Corporate America, and failed presidential candidates. This year, … Continue reading

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Friday Feminism – Important Stories This Week

Florida made the news once again and as usual not in a good way.  Thirty-two year old, single mother, Charlene Dill, collapsed and died on a stranger’s floor late last month. She had a documented heart condition – the cause … Continue reading

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The Fictitious Life of Rafael Cruz, Part 3: The Pastor Without a Flock

On top of being a self proclaimed “revolutionary” with a bogus immigration tale, Rafael Cruz has deemed himself a Pastor and Professor. Cruz refers to himself as a Southern Baptist, which happens to be one of the least policy ridden … Continue reading

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Despite What Corporate Media Says, Democrats May Have The Edge In November

A Gallup poll taken in January on political party affiliation showed some surprising results: 31% of Americans identify as Democrat, only 25% as Republican, and 42% as Independent. This is the lowest result for Republicans in 25 years. One might … Continue reading

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The Fictitious Life of Rafael Cruz, Part 2: The Phony Immigration Story

Rafael Cruz is currently riding his son’s bogus “grassroots” coattails to stardom on the right. He receives speaking fees for his phony revolution/immigration tales, and the campaign pays his travel and expenses when he spews his nonsense at Ted’s political … Continue reading

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The Fictitious Life of Rafael Cruz, Part 1: The Young “Revolutionary”

By now, most Americans have heard the heartwarming tales of Rafael Cruz’s excellent adventures: how he fought as a teenage revolutionary in Cuba, was captured and tortured, escaped to America by way of a student visa, spoke almost no English, … Continue reading

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Awkward: GOP Women’s PAC Leader Says Women Too ‘Busy’ To Need Equal Pay Laws

The leader of a recently-launched politically action committee aimed at female voters in Texas said this week that equal pay lays were not “practical” because women were “extremely busy.” During a Sunday interview with WFAA’s Inside Texas… Continue reading

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Arizona GOP Congressional Candidate: Slavery Wasn’t So Bad, ‘Kept Business Rolling’

An Arizona Republican who is running to represent the state’s 2nd District in Congress wrote on Facebook that the institution of slavery wasn’t really so hard on slaves and was actually good for the economy. According to the Root’s Keli Goff,… Continue reading

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Its Official – Pot Will Become Legal In All Red States

Why, because the United Nations released a statement saying “misguided initiatives” in the U.S. to legalize pot pose a very grave danger to public health. The radical right has always hated the U.N., and that hatred peaked with the U.N. … Continue reading

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Phil Roe’s Duct Tape Solution Should Apply to Phil Roe

Yesterday, I posted on Tennessee Republican Phil Roe’s suggestion that the GOP should give their nominees “a roll of duct tape to put over their mouths so they don’t say stupid things”. What I didn’t realize, as I didn’t listen … Continue reading

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