Category Archives: Progressives

WHY VOTING THE “DOWN TICKET” IS SO VERY IMPORTANT!

Aug. 18, 2016  By Jack Jodell.  “I don’t want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of the people. They never have been from the beginning of our country and they are not now. As a matter … Continue reading

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THE 2016 HEAD AND HEART AWARD!

June 16, 2016 By Jack Jodell. Those who follow this blog regularly know I have had the tendency to focus on many of the problems our country faces as well as on those whom I believe have helped cause those … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME FOR SENSIBLE REPUBLICANS TO TAKE THEIR PARTY BACK! (Finale)

June 9, 2916 By Jack Jodell. This is the sixth and final segment of a series I have devoted to showing how far off the political table today’s Tea Party-infested, reactionary Republican Party has gone. In many respects, its current … Continue reading

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LET’S NOT REPEAT THE 1944 AND 1968 DEMOCRATIC PARTY BOSSES’ MISTAKES!

Apr. 28, 2016  By Jack Jodell.       When Democrats, liberals, progressives, or leftists in general fight among themselves, the end result is almost always ugly: a Republican win or narrowed Democratic majorities. That is a fact and a … Continue reading

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HATS OFF TO ELIZABETH WARREN!

Apr. 21, 2016  By Jack Jodell.   Like far too many of today’s Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, Texas Senator and presidential wannabe Ted Cruz is often much too self-absorbed and self-centered for this blogger’s liking. From his “notice ME!” grandstanding … Continue reading

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IT’S HIGH TIME OUR REGULATORY AGENCIES STARTED DOING THEIR JOBS AGAIN!

Apr. 14, 2016  By Jack Jodell. Republicans (especially the misguided  Libertarian and pro-corporate ones) love to say that the Federal Government is far too restrictive, inefficient, and should get off of everyone’s back.  What they really mean, of course, is … Continue reading

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WHEN THE CAT’S AWAY, THESE RATS WILL DEFINITELY PLAY!

Apr. 8, 2016  By Jack Jodell. “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.”  – Lord Acton – Libertarians, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, and even some “Third Wave” corporatist Democrats have long … Continue reading

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