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John Edwards returns to New Orleans, again…

John Edwards has spent a great deal of time in New Orleans over the past three years. It’s been a big part of his battle to end poverty and bring awareness to a situation that shouldn’t haven even happened in the first place. But the second tragedy besides the failure of the levees is the…

What Change Really Looks Like

(Cross-posted at MyDD and Daily Kos) Now with campaign season in full swing, we keep hearing about the word “change”. All the candidates say they’re for “change”, but they can’t quite explain to us what “change” means. I see the campaign rallies on the teevee, and I see the enthusiastic supporters holding their “Change Begins…

John Edwards, “Your voice will be heard.”

We are trying to construct a more inclusive society. We are going to make a country in which no one is left out. -Franklin D. Roosevelt And then — and then, finally, if you’re one of the millions of Americans who have yet to cast your vote in this democratic process, beginning on February 5th…

Sunday Read: On South Carolina

“The polls were all over the place, so I was prepared for anything,” the Santa Ana resident said, then noted neither of the two Democratic frontrunners has been able to pull ahead yet. “Voters everywhere — Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina … and soon, Florida and California … everybody is deciding for themselves. It’s not…

Some good News for John Edwards and his supporters

I wanted to post some good news for John Edwards, such as the endorsement he received from the Fresno Bee. I think it’s fair to say that John’s outstanding performance at Monday nights debate has really helped put him back in the race and it’s my hope he gets more media attention that he deserves.…