Category Archives: special interests

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

Posted in "free market" economics, corporatist, economics, labor unions, Politics, Progressives, regulation, special interests, taxes, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, the 1%, THE MAJORITY 99%, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TREAT YOURSELF TO A HEAPING HELPING OF MEDIA SANITY!

Sept. 17, 2015  By Jack Jodell.  Increasingly over the years, I have come to greatly appreciate and value reliably consistent news sources. One of which I have written glowingly about many times, and will continue doing so, is FREE SPEECH … Continue reading

Posted in Amy Goodman, corporatist, Democracy Now!, Democratic Party, economics, extremists, Fox "News", FREE SPEECH TV, labor unions, Politics, Progressives, special interests, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party, THE MAJORITY 99%, Thom Hartmann, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BYE-BYE CRAPITALISM!

Sept. 10, 2015  By Jack Jodell.  “I’m different and I don’t care who knows it –  Somethin’ about me Not the same. I’m different and that’s how it goes Ain’t gonna play no boss man’s game!” – Randy Newman –  … Continue reading

Posted in "free market" economics, capitalism, commentary, corporate greed, corporatist, economics, FREE SPEECH TV, labor unions, LINK TV, Politics, Progressives, special interests, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, the 1%, THE MAJORITY 99%, very activist Supreme Court, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AMAZING PREDICTIONS FROM A LONG-DEAD PROGRESSIVE VICE PRESIDENT!

Feb. 27, 2015  By Jack Jodell.                                                   JOIN  ME  LIVE nearly every Sunday from 6 – 7 … Continue reading

Posted in "free market" economics, Bush tax cuts for the rich, capitalism, commentary, corporate greed, corporatist, Democratic Party, economics, extremists, Fox "News", libertarians, Lying TV ads, Mitt Romney, Politics, Progressives, Scott Walker, special interests, talk radio, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party, very activist Supreme Court, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

START TAXING THE RICH HIGHER AND WATCH PROSPERITY GROW!

Oct. 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Americans have long deluded themselves with some pretty ridiculously false notions. One was that, by deposing a democratically elected leader in 1953 in Iran and installing the brutal pro-western, CIA puppet known as the … Continue reading

Posted in commentary, Democratic Party, economics, extremists, Fox "News", labor unions, libertarians, lobbyists, Mitt Romney, Osama bin Laden, Politics, Progressives, reactionary Republicans, regulation, special interests, taxes, Tea Party, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party, the 1%, THE MAJORITY 99%, Thom Hartmann, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

14 BIG Reasons We MUST VOTE On Nov. 4!

Sept. 29,  2014  By Jack Jodell. ——————————————————————————————————–   As I did not hear from Burr Deming this weekend, this will be a rare Monday in which one or more of his superb podcasts will not be posted here.  Hopefully, we’ll … Continue reading

Posted in commentary, conservative Republicans, corporate greed, corporatist, Democratic Party, economics, extremists, libertarians, lobbyists, Lying TV ads, Politics, Progressives, reactionary Republicans, special interests, taxes, Tea Party, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republican Party, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, the 1%, THE MAJORITY 99%, Uncategorized, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

MY COMPELLING REASONS TO BE A PROGRESSIVE! (Part I)

Sept. 4, 2014  By Jack Jodell.   Some years ago in this blog I outlined a great many reasons why I can NOT, in good conscience, ever be a Republican. That was even before the reactionary, government-hating Tea Party hijacked … Continue reading

Posted in "free market" economics, Amy Goodman, conservative Republicans, corporate greed, corporatist, Democratic Party, economics, extremists, Fox "News", labor unions, libertarians, lobbyists, Lying TV ads, Politics, Progressives, reactionary Republicans, regulation, Robert Greenwald, special interests, talk radio, taxes, Tea Party, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, the 1%, THE MAJORITY 99%, Thom Hartmann, wealth disparity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments