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Chatter grows that Ryan could step down

By Against Crony Capitalism November 3, 2016   Chatter grows that Ryan could step down     Winds of Change. (From The Hill)   Chatter is growing louder on Capitol Hill that Paul Ryan’s days as Speaker are numbered.   Four House Republicans, including a senior lawmaker close to leadership, told The Hill they expect […]

Chatter grows that Ryan could step down

Yes, the System Is Rigged 1

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com August 14, 2016   Yes, the System Is Rigged     “I’m afraid the election is going to be rigged,” Donald Trump told voters in Ohio and Sean Hannity on Fox News. And that hit a nerve. “Dangerous,” “toxic,” came the recoil from the media. Trump is threatening to “delegitimize” […]

The System Is Rigged

Democracy Debatable as Judge Rejects Third-Party Bid to Share Stage

Democracy Debatable as Judge Rejects Third-Party Bid to Share Stage

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams August 7, 2016   Democracy Debatable as Judge Rejects Third-Party Bid to Share Stage Federal judge said lack of popular support drives scant media coverage, but what about the reverse?     A federal judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit by the Green and Libertarian parties seeking a space on […]


The Arrogance of the Prom King

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com May 9, 2016   The Arrogance of the Prom King     Just when you think you’ve heard and seen it all in the Republican campaignathon, along comes prom king Paul Ryan displaying an arrogance that makes Donald Trump look like the Dalai Lama by comparison. Millions of American jaws must […]

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Lobbyists struggle with Trump reality

Lobbyists struggle with Trump reality

By Against Crony Capitalism May 6, 2016   Lobbyists struggle with Trump reality     Like we said earlier today Washington is going a little bit nuts. (It’s completely nuts already, but nuts in a more clinical way.) Trump is forcing some Republicans to find religion. Other Republicans are girding themselves for the Cleveland convention […]


Trump as Unifier: Are Hillary Clinton and Neoconservatives Ready to Join Forces?

By Jon Queally Common Dreams May 5, 2016   Trump as Unifier: Are Hillary Clinton and Neoconservatives Ready to Join Forces? ‘Neocon elites are probably the likeliest faction to defect to Clinton, and what they’d want is blood-curdling aggressiveness overseas and Benjamin Netanyahu in charge of Middle East policy.’     As Donald Trump is declared […]

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Neocons Panting for President 'Mad Dog' Mattis

Neocons Panting for President ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 23, 2016   Neocons Panting for President ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis     The neocons have been in a panic this election season. One by one, their preferred choice for the Republican presidential nomination has been soundly rejected by the uncooperative American voting public. Sen. Lindsey Graham made a […]


Is Cruz Cracking Up?

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com April 22, 2016   Is Cruz Cracking Up?     Okay, enough’s enough. Now I’m getting seriously concerned about Ted Cruz’s mental health. Ever since Trump won New York in a landslide and Cruz came away with zero delegates, he’s been talking as though he were the one who came out […]

Is Cruz Cracking Up?

Will Trump Be Swindled in Cleveland, Too?

Will Trump Be Swindled in Cleveland, Too?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com April 12, 2016   Will Trump Be Swindled in Cleveland, Too?     In the race for the Republican nomination, Donald Trump would seem to be in the catbird seat. He has won the most states, the most delegates, and the most votes – by nearly 2 million. He has […]


Why Trump Matters

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito April 10, 2016   Why Trump Matters     From a recent interview of Stephen F. Cohen by John Batchelor (beginning at about the 30 minute mark, and not a word-for-word transcript): Cohen offers: Trump is the only one who has asked questions about American foreign policy. Why must the […]

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Donald Trump: American Tribune

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com March 19, 2016   Donald Trump: American Tribune   Palm Beach, Florida – Having an interesting dinner at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate and residence – which may become the southern White House if fed-up American voters have their way. One feels an air of whispered importance and gravitas here. After Trump’s […]


What No One in the Media Has Asked the Candidates About War

By David Swanson Washington’s Blog March 17, 2016   What No One in the Media Has Asked the Candidates About War     If you can get presidential candidates in the Democratic or Republican parties to answer any of these, please let me know. 1. President Obama’s 2017 budget proposal, according to the National Priorities Project, […]

What No One in the Media Has Asked the Candidates About War

The Republican Party appears to be thrashing about like a wild beast in the final stages of its death throes.

The Merciful End of the Corrupt GOP?

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com March 17, 2016   The Merciful End of the Corrupt GOP?     The Republican Party appears to be thrashing about like a wild beast in the final stages of its death throes. For those of us who are repulsed by politicians, political parties, and the odious political process, it’s quite […]


Americans hate the U.S. government more than ever

By Against Crony Capitalism January 27, 2016   Americans hate the U.S. government more than ever     Now why oh why might this be? Could it be that Washington’s curtain has been pulled back by the Internet? That’s part of it. Could it be that many Americans continue to struggle while they see the […]

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