Why a Record Breaking Unproductive Congress is Actually Productive
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Why a Record Breaking Unproductive Congress is Actually Productive

With Congress away for their month long summer recess, the news has been filled with information about what Congress has NOT done in this session. Facts like the House of Representatives have passed less than 30 bills all year and even that fact the unproductive bug has effected the Senate as well. While on paper … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 27 August 2010

Top Five Mosque Demagoguery Is Bipartisan Remade in China Fiske Names Spelman College a 2011 ‘Best Buy’ School A Different Way of Ranking Colleges Armstrong Williams Misleads as He Cheers on GOP Women Women & Politics Eleitores de Dilma estão mais decididos sobre voto, mostra Datafolha Small Business Bill Cannot Wait – Voice Your Support, … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 26 June 2009

Top Five Student Loan Sinkhole This is definitely a lesser version of my own story dealing with student loan debt. A definite watch and a definite share. I do hope the government does something about this problem. Frankly, we could solve a lot of the economic crisis by offering loan forgiveness. I know I would … Continue reading

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GritTV: The Iranian Elections, Kucinich vs. Bank of America, and The Stoning of Soraya M.

I first encountered GritTV with Laura Flanders after following a link from one of the show’s recent guests. I have to say I really enjoy this program and it is part of my move as a news consumer to move beyond mainstream media to independent and/or public media. To date I find that independent media … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 20 March 2009

Top Five White House Council on Women and Girls – Where’s the News Media At? Once again the media misses on its coverage on this great newly revived council. Saddened but not surprised :{ Rep. Barney Frank: Is There An Antidote to the Republican Amnesia? China ‘worried’ about US Treasury holdings I have to say … Continue reading