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  • President Obama news conference
    Candidate Obama is back!!!
    After six rough years of President Obama, 2008 Presidential Candidate Obama has finally made an appearance once again. We all remember this guy: the one who inspired millions of new voters to come out and cast their ballots; the one who defeated...
  • Long Islanders protest to ban fracking in New York State
    Grassroots activists triumph! Cuomo makes New York first state to ban fracking
    Just when you feel that grassroots activism is no match against monied special interests, that pounding the pavement and protesting are useless to effect change, Governor Andrew Cuomo makes New York State the first to ban fracking.This is a huge...
  • People to People Tours to Cuba
    Obama shows courage in taking historic step to normalize relations with Cuba
    Just when you think that fairness, justice and commonsense cannot prevail against rank politics, President Obama takes the bold step to normalize relations with Cuba, after 50 years of trying to overthrow the Communist regime of Fidel Castro using...
  • What American democracy really means: Sony should release movie on the web
    What American democracy really means: Sony should release movie on the web
    President Barack Obama said today at a press conference, "We will respond proportionally and in a time and manner of our choosing" to North Korea's cyber attack on Sony Pictures.The Sony hack is a critical moment in American...
  • Pot Wars
    Marijuana war erupts between states
    Nebraska and Oklahoma filed a lawsuit Thursday with the U.S. Supreme Court asking to strike down Colorado’s history-making law legalizing recreational marijuana because it violates the U.S. Constitution.Colorado’s law, known as...
  • Welcoming Jesus
    Parking garage apparitions in downtown Los Angeles
    Folks find iconic images in the darndest places: from profiles of Lincoln and Kennedy in the hills of West Texas and Maui – to visages of Jesus in everything from grilled cheese sandwiches to cheetos.There’s even a name for the...
  • The rigging of American elections
    The rigging of American elections
    Gary Franchi, anchor of theNextNewsNetwork, investigated the nature of elections in America and if they are indeed tilted to favor establishment candidates and political parties. “When it comes to filling legislative seats in Washington,...
  • President Obama recognizes insanity
    It’s time for a change
    It was Albert Einstein who said in his much quoted statement, “One sign of insanity is to do the same thing over and over again and expect different results.” The US Cuba relationship over the past 50 years is the foreign policy...
  • Our president and his lady.
    President Obama, Beyond the Blockade.
    What if? What if there was no premeditated, highly promoted, and I personally think treasonous, blockade by GOP leaders, to this very popular, and action minded president? What if? Can you imagine how far as a nation we could have gone for a...
  • True the Vote
    True the Vote files appeal in IRS targeting lawsuit
    Today December 18, 2014 True the Vote filed an appeal to their lawsuit previously dismissed.In November 2014 D.C. District Judge Reggie B Walton dismissed True the Votes’ lawsuit stating that targeting no longer was an issue at the I.R.S....
  • Protesting for a livable wage
    2015 federal budget process reveals how inequality is baked into the system
    Inequality - the great and growing gap between The Haves and The Have Nots - is at the heart of the protests triggered by police and justice system's actions/nonactions in Ferguson and New York City, prompting 50,000 taking to the streets in...
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    Who Are Those Guys? - a Book Review
    Clarion Review has just released this book review of Who Are Those Guys? By Thomas Mangan.Who Are Those Guys?Thomas ManganAuthorHouse978-1-4969-3552-6Four Stars (out of Five)Touching, poetic, and brutally straightforward, these tender accolades...
  • Columbia Pictures premieres "The Interview" in Los Angeles on December 11, 2014.
    American movie taken hostage by hackers
    Sony Pictures Entertainment on Wednesday canceled the Christmas Day release of “The Interview,” giving in to threats from hackers who U.S. intelligence officials have concluded were working for North Korea.Guardians of Peace, the group...
  • IJ Entrepreneur Survival Guide
    New guide from libertarian law firm teaches entrepreneurs how to beat city hall
    Across the nation, millions of Americans dream of running their own business. But regulations—often passed to shut out new competition—prevent these dreams from becoming reality. A new handbook released today, December 18, 2014 by the...
  • Pope Francis brokers deal between Cuba and the United States
    Pope Francis brokers deal between Cuba and the United States
    President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the United States will reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba, ending 53 years of isolation intended to punish the island state for being Communist. The agreement came after 18 months of secret...