Despite fighting setbacks, a doomed GOP still a distant dream


"... a cause on foot Lives so in hope as in an early spring We see the appearing buds, which to prove fruit Hope gives not so much warrant, as despair That frosts will bite them." -William Shakespeare, from Henry IV, Part 2, Act I, scene 3 Sometimes it feels like the news cycle poisons… Continue reading Despite fighting setbacks, a doomed GOP still a distant dream

Detroit and you – where progressive change happens


"We will fight, and we will win!" - Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), July 18, 2014     Fighting the tyranny of an oligarchy that withholds the existential needs of its people in an effort to subjugate them is the act of a rebel. Fighting for the change that leaves the members of a society empowered… Continue reading Detroit and you – where progressive change happens

Michigan attempt to stifle labor puts politics ahead of people, Obama says


President Obama, Monday, drew a parallel between the divisive politics of the federal budget's so-called fiscal cliff, and the politics of the Michigan governor's fight against unions. "These so-called 'right to work' laws, they don't have to do with economics; they have everything to do with politics," he told a crowd of supporters at the… Continue reading Michigan attempt to stifle labor puts politics ahead of people, Obama says