Congress Needs Warriors, Not Wimps

Michael Franti said: “To sit back and say, ‘Oh, we’re going to let the government do whatever they want, right or wrong,’ is giving up.” Maybe it’s because I want to believe in an idealized version of politics that the Republican establishment sucks away my soul. I want to believe in good men and women standing up for what they know is right, refusing to throw in the towel, even when the odds are impossible. That’s true leadership. The word “compromise” has become the Holy Grail. Attaining Read more […]

Contra Clinton: Government Success Is Defeat For Americans

Bill Clinton was out preaching the true faith on TV Sunday and said: “I’ve never seen a time– can you remember a time in your lifetime when a major political party was just sitting around, begging for America to fail?” This is how the former President interprets the alleged threat of the Republicans who will allegedly “cause a government shut down.” First of all, three words: Stop teasing me! This so called “shutdown” is going to leave intact and functional the FBI, the CIA, Read more […]