Tag Archive for Terrorism

14 White Men of Principle, Yeah Right.

The Orange County Register’s Brian Joseph reports today on the impact of the state budget stalemate on public services in Orange County. For Orange County, it could be worse. Much worse. In ways big and small, the effect of a late state budget is being felt across California by community colleges, government vendors and special education…

‘Something’s in the works’ to trigger a police state

From TheRawStory.com Muriel Kane Published: Thursday July 19, 2007 Thom Hartmann began his program on Thursday by reading from a new Executive Order which allows the government to seize the assets of anyone who interferes with its Iraq policies. He then introduced old-line conservative Paul Craig Roberts — a former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury…

Born and Raised in the U.S.A.

Cross-posted from newsweek.washingtonpost.com Born and Raised in the U.S.A. by Keith Ellison I didn’t need to watch the PBS series “America at a Crossroads” or read the recent Pew Research Center survey on American Muslims, to know that the Muslim community is under intense scrutiny. The day I won the Democratic Farmer Labor (DFL) endorsement…

CA-42: A Daily Kos Celebrity Manages the Campaign

I am so honored to present something VERY special here at The Liberal OC. A friend of mine from that Big Orange place, Major Danby, has a important announcement that he’d like to share with all of us at The Liberal OC… He will be managing the historic netroots-grassroots campaign against Dirty Gary Miller in…

CA-42: The Case Against Dirty Gary Miller

(Cross-posted at Trash Dirty Gary and Calitics) Gary Miller is corrupt. We know that. But why should we be working to unseat him? Why should we invest our resources in a “safe red district” and try to turn it blue next year? Why should we think we have a chance to win in the 42nd Congressional…

Slapping Down The Right-Wing Spin Machine

I found this post on Crooks and Liars today by Logan Murphy Since the failed car bomb plot was uncovered in London the cable news networks have gone wall to wall terror. “Hardball” host, Chris Matthews brought in DNC Communications Director, Karen Finney to discuss the politics of terror with her counterpart from the RNC.…