Peter Goes to Washington: An Interview With Peter Morley

…he still continues to puts himself through this, including meeting with Republican members of Congress who tried to kill the ACA. I asked him what it’s like to sit across the table with men (let’s face it, the vast majority of elected Republicans are men) who are diametrically opposed to everything he advocates for and his reply was, “I hear them out.”

Push to Empower: The Jehmu Greene Interview

By Adam James Jehmu Greene practices her craft in what I call the Belly of the Beast. Most people just call it Fox News. After some rescheduling , I was able to sit down over the phone with her to talk politics. I had two main goals: 1) Resist talking about the division in the…

Well Regulated: Sacrificed For Profits

By Adam James Updated December 10, 2017 “A well regulated Militia, necessary to the security of a free State [country], the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” US Constitution Amendment II  I’m in a unique position to talk about the subject of guns in America. I was 11 years old…

Team Putin’s Assault on Liberal Democracy

By Adam James Updated 12/10/2017 It is forgivable to believe that liberal democracy has to do with Elizabeth Warren or Bernie Sanders. It is a term frequently confused in the United States where “liberal” is a political persuasion. But liberal democracy is a form of government, not a philosophy and it is a form of…

Rigged: Which Lives Matter?

Black America and its allies heard on Thursday (December 7, 2017) the word they have wanted to hear for many years, guilty.

Trump Shutdown Causing Pain for Vanity Wall

The partial shutdown of the government that Republicans and Democrats voted unanimously to prevent—the shutdown created by Donald Trump who had agreed to sign the bill which would have extended debate on border security, and whether or not Trump should be able to seize private property to build a vanity wall—continues while the press continues…

2019

The world is watching the United States of America as Vladimir Putin’s puppet continues to disrupt, divide and diminish the only remaining superpower on the planet. As Putin tries to rebuild the Soviet Union from his memories and China emerges, the people of the United States, the true seat of power in this land have…

Dear Hillary, Do What You Want

Without bloviating as Mark Penn or Bradley Honan and Arick Wierson did recently, I would like to take a moment to speak to Secretary Clinton. Hillary, you have made yourself a political icon. Your enemies have made you a straw-man. Two years after you defeated Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, a hostile press,  massive voter suppression that continues…

Just DeWitt – Louisiana 6th District Congressional Race

Justin DeWitt is running for Congress in LA 6th District. Sulphur, LA native, Justin DeWitt is new to politics. Like millions of Americans in an age of unprecedented corruption in the halls of power in Washington, DC, he is frustrated. The regular tax-paying Americans around him are being ignored while Republican members of Congress like…

G O P is M I A

By: Dr. Christine Eady Mann From Speaker Paul Ryan in Wisconsin to “birther” John Carter in Texas, Republicans have relied on voter suppression and voting habits to stay in power. The importance of communication between a member of Congress and their constituents is the difference between an informed public and a confused citizenry that is…

Front Line Series: Senator Aaron Ford AG candidate in Nevada

Aaron Ford is running for State Attorney General for Nevada As the State Senate Majority Leader, Aaron Ford has said of his rough and tumble background, “It’s my history, it’s my story, it’s what makes me who I am…an example of being able to persevere, to continue to fight and strive and never let things…

Front Line Series: January Contreras AG candidate in Arizona

January Contreras is the Democratic candidate for Attorney General of Arizona The state of Arizona is being actively contested as Democrats try to take advantage of backlash from Republican overreach and changing demographics. One incredibly important race that can’t be forgotten is the race for the top prosecutor in the state—the Attorney General. In 2018 Democrats…

Front Line Series: Dana Nessel AG candidate in Michigan

Dana Nessel is the Democratic candidate for Attorney General of Michigan Democrats in the state of Michigan have been long suffering. The Republican Party controls the governorship, the state House and state Senate. A Democratic leaning group, Priorities USA, studied effects of strict voter ID laws passed in several states including Michigan and argue the…

The End of Roe?

On June 27th Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement and the possibility that his replacement could be the majority vote in a decision that could overturn the landmark case of Roe Vs. Wade became a near certainty. June 27, 2018 will always be one of those days I will always remember; that day you can…