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  • Vulture Politics
    Movie Trailer Review: 'Behold a Pale Horse' is rightwing, not libertarian
    The trailer for the political film "Behold a Pale Horse 2: America Aflame" (in theaters this August) is locked inside a private Vimeo video with the password liberty2014.One enthusiastic libertarian claims that by supporting it "We...
  • occupy atlanta
    A visit to Occupy Atlanta
    As Occupy Atlanta entered its second week, I decided to see for myself what was going on at Woodruff Park. With my three-year-old daughter in tow, I set out for downtown Atlanta to find out if the local occupiers were as rowdy as the Occupy Wall...
  • burg
    Israeli Left open letter to EU urges for recognition of Palestinian State
    Led by former Knesset speaker, Avraham Burg, 19 other Israeli personalities have sent an open letter to the European Union today urging European states to vote for independence Palestine in the month of September, when the General Assembly of the...
  • American foreign policy explained, refuted in “Good Will Hunting” -no it isn't
    American foreign policy explained, refuted in “Good Will Hunting” -no it isn't
    I am not only a writer on this website, I am also a reader. I read others’ articles just like the rest of you. Examiner is a good place to be entertained, to get information, and reach out to make ethereal connections on the Internet....
  • Portside
    Portside Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary
    The following letter was written in celebration of the 10 year anniversary of the Portside email list. Portside editors send out daily email blasts of important articles, videos and cartoons from left-wing perspectives. The material comes from the...
  • Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson meet with the President to discuss the country's fiscal health.
    Like it or Not, Change is Coming! Cuts to Your Entitlements & Higher Taxes Likely - Due to U.S. Debt
    This week, Erskine Bowles (former President Clinton Chief of Staff) and AlanSimpson (former Republican senator from Wyoming), co-chairmen of theBipartisan Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, warned that the U.S. has to make some major...
  • Supreme Court BUilding, Washington D.C.
    The United States Constitution and its Second Amendment
    “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our...
  • "Pabst", ranking memebr of the Senate Judiciary Committee Dog and Pony Show.
    The greatest show on earth, BHO's Dog and Pony Show
    The greatest show on earth, BHO’s Dog and Pony Show One thing that most children who grow up in the rural areas, “country kids” that is, had was a dog. Almost every home outside the cities and towns had at least one roaming their...
  • D, Bully, Bullydog, Diesel, call him what you will
    The politics of life can be seen in our pets
    Here at my home in Texas, we have 3 pets, one cat and two dogs. I am not exactly sure how we ended up with so many living in the house with us. I think it was accomplished through attrition. That brings me to the three that cohabitate with us now....
  • A satellite view of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill  and "clean-up" from space.
    Spill, Baby, Spill: Obama's Katrina Part 2
    Continued from Part 1 Monica Crowley of the Washington Times (a conservative diehard) gave several scenarios on this week’s The McLaughlin Group about what Obama should have done. She said, “He could have immediately declared it a...
  • Obama meets with Homeland Security's Janet Napolitano and other advisors on oil spill.
    Spill, Baby, Spill: Obama's Katrina Part 1
    It has now been well over 40 days since the Gulf of Mexico was flooded with oil from the British Petroleum (BP) oil rig explosion and there is still no end in sight. For 40 days, President Obama pretty much left the cap and clean up to BP and the...
  • Photo from Tax Day Tea Party Event in Florida.
    Death to Taxes! Tea Party Tax Day Events...then what?
    Being that April 15th is tax day, the Tea Party Patriots have once again staged multiple local events where those who feel they pay too much in taxes can protest. In the Inland Empire, there are nearly a dozen events. From Apple Valley to Menifee...
  • Obama courts the Christian right with key decisions and association with popular pastors.
    Obama Continues to Court Christians, Evangelicals
    During the 2008 campaign, “Focus on the Family” pastor, James Dobson, publicly rejected Obama in support of John McCain and Sarah Palin. It was a sign that most of the Christian right was continuing to lean toward the Republican Party....
  • Lincoln saved the union when the north and south could not resolve differences about slavery.
    Political Tolerance: No Matter Our Differences - We are All Americans!
    When we think of our political differences, we generally think of the extremes that our two-party system has created. The extremes within each party are without a doubt miles apart on countless issues. But that is okay. As Americans, we should be...
  • Artwork is from 2008. During the election many forwarded emails claiming Obama was the Anti-Christ.
    Obama - the Anti-Christ? Are there really Republicans that believe this?
    Today, first details about an online poll from Harris Interactive were released that showed 24% of Republicans believe President Obama is the Anti-Christ. The report also shows that 57% of Republicans believe Obama is a Muslim (How could he be...