The GOP’s Daddy Issues

Rand Paul Plagarist

Tina Dupuy: Apparently the tipping point in B-more needs to be met with boilerplate from people running for president. Blah blah moral code. Blah blah family structure. Blah blah idle blather tax cuts Benghazi Monica Lewinsky ISIS.

Run, Bernie, Run

Bernie Sanders Running

Michael T. Hertz: Bernie Sanders could use his “beat the billionaires” campaign with the two most likely Republican nominees, while Hillary could not because of her own money ties. But Rubio and Bernie share one quality: neither have a lot of personal wealth.

Hillary Clinton, Go to Hell!

Hillary Clinton Attacks

John MacMurray: And to her credit, through all these years of insinuation and insult, Mrs. Clinton has responded with grace and intelligence; and maybe a little weary “here we go again” attitude.

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Bennett Kayser Ref Rodriguez

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Marco Rubio’s Flat Earth Minstrelsy

Marco Rubio Candidacy

Sikivu Hutchinson: Banking on his bright-eyed, bushy-tailed persona and Latino heritage, Rubio’s brownface antics are offensive to millions of undocumented, working class people of color who see nothing but nativist anti-immigrant hysteria and capitalist greed oozing from the GOP’s platform.

Hell and Hillary

Supporting Hillary Clinton

HIlton Obenzinger: I do not expect wonderful changes with Hillary – but I do expect openings, possibilities for pressure and results that won’t exist with President Jeb or Cruz or any of the other clowns.

Side Effects: Popping Pills and Pop-Up Politicoes

Will Bernie Sanders Run

Gary Corseri: Wasn’t there supposed to be a “War on Drugs”? Pinch me awake, but I’m guessing that we Baby Boomers lost… because it’s pretty clear that drugs—especially the “legal” ones—have proliferated in the heart of the Empire the way drones have darkened the skies over Afghanistan, Pakistan and all the little stans.

Hillary Lifts Populist Spirits

Hillary Opposes Citizens United

Brent Budowsky: Clinton is making political reform one of the cornerstone issues in her campaign for the White House. She has begun a frontal assault against the widely unpopular Supreme Court decision in the Citizens United case.

Hillary Clinton for President: An Open Letter to the California Progressive Voter

Hillary Clinton for President

View image | gettyimages.com lthough the presidential election is more than 18 months away, supporters of Hillary Clinton already argue that progressives should vote for her. The fundamental issue, however, is what you, as an individual progressive voter, do – not what everyone else does. Given the total votes cast in the 2012 election in […]

That Was Hillary’s “Big” Announcement?

Hillary Announces

Larry Wines: Who in the HELL thought that funerary makeup job with the racoon eyeliner was a good idea? Dukakis in the tank in the Snoopy helmet looked better! Joe Biden’s over-the-shoulder intimate ear-whisper was excruciatingly awkward, but IT looked better.

The Defining Moment, and Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Robert Reich: If Hillary Clinton is to get the mandate she needs for America to get back on track, she will have to be clear with the American people about what is happening and why – and what must be done.