Fox News and Right wing: ‘United we stand’ against unity and democracy

weparty

In Madison, Wisconsin, working Americans are standing together in the fight against a  state-wide overhaul of union rights that would impact scores of state union workers. For all the Right’s rants of supposed socialist satanists and its slobbering slurs against “aristocratic” Democrats and union “thugs,” it would be nice if it read up on America’s pro-union history.

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Tucson shootings: Hostile political discourse and violent propaganda are far-too prevalent to remain blameless

Glenn Beck

Regardless of inspiration, Jared Lee Loughner did EXACTLY what popular Right wing personalities have been promoting for years. Whether or not he ever even heard of Beck, Limbaugh or Palin is NOT the issue; rather their common rhetoric, on one tragic morning in Arizona, actually came to fruition, and innocent people died.

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Anti-environment Republican Congressman to head new Environment and Economy Subcommittee

John Shimkus

Republican Congressman John Shimkus has been selected to head up the new Environment and Economy Subcommittee under the new Republican-majority House. Isn’t it always nice when someone completely unqualified, unabashedly and unethically opposed to a certain set of humanitarian principles is put in charge of the political, cultural and judicial future of said principles?

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Stupidity sticks: How the right wing is using ignorance against the country

Sarah Palin crib notes

Republicans have reclaimed the House of Representatives and a majority of Governor seats in a historic victory over reason and accountability, blindsiding America by exploiting economic anger and lack of historical understanding to fend off a “progressive” agenda that has, in many ways, bent to Right-wing-induced concessions time and time again.

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